Living Hope

It’s been a very long time since I’ve written or even really been inspired to write for that matter. Honestly, I kind of just came out of a weird spiritual rut(?) thing. I don’t really know what season of life I was in. But I can tell you, I know Jesus was near, He was…

the desert season

Spiritual seasons are something that every believer of Christ will go through.  There’s the joyful season, the waiting season, the trial season, the busy season, and you can probably think of more.  I’m currently in the midst of a season which can be very frustrating for a believer. The desert season. Unlike the waiting season,…

Spiritual Running Shoes

As Seth and I sat at our kitchen table, talking about a faith study we’re a part of, we began discussing what our individual relationships with Jesus looked like. Seth began describing how he felt his relationship with God looked. “Sometimes, I see myself running and when I connect with Jesus I begin to take…

Getting Back Into Scripture

There’s something so exciting about being on fire for God! You can feel it all over, in your emotions, your relationships, maybe even the world just seems a little brighter.  I often get this warm, fuzzy feeling in my heart! Here’s the thing.  You’re deep into a relationship and in scripture, then a wall hits. …

Perfect, Intentional Timing

Seth and I are extremely blessed when it comes to Benjamin’s sleeping schedule.  He’s slept the whole night through pretty much since he was two months old.  Only on occasion has he been up throughout the night and, even then, it wasn’t for long. Last night, however, he was up until midnight and after finally…

Flipping The Switch On Social Media

It’s hard to be a Christian.  Not that I don’t love it, or should I say, not that I don’t love Jesus with all of my heart. In today’s world, it’s hard to be a Christian.  I say this like it wasn’t difficult before.  Truthfully, it was harder in the years following the ascension of…

You’ve just stepped in water with socks on…

What comes to mind when I say that? For most people, I’d think it would look something like… …disgust     …discomfort     …disliking For some, this is the absolute worst feeling in the world. I have a toddler, which is crazy in itself. Most of the time, when I do this, the culprit is a…