My Vegetable Garden. His Heart

This is our vegetable garden! ⁣⁣God continues to speak abundance over me this year. My overfilled, crazy, messy garden reminds me of what He has promised me this year. This year has been painful in so many ways. I realize that some things must die in order for resurrection to occur. But this is soContinue reading “My Vegetable Garden. His Heart”

Makeup Free and Confident

I was having a conversation with a precious girl who through tears said that she wasn’t beautiful without makeup. No amount of words telling her how beautiful she was penetrated the lies she believed that she was fat and ugly without the perfect mascara tipped lashes and “skinny” looking outfit. It broke me. So, it’sContinue reading “Makeup Free and Confident”

Coffee Break: See The Beauty

⁣Can you pause with me for a moment? Pour that cup of coffee and savor it for a moment longer than you might do on an ordinary day. Sit down and take a deep breath. What can you hear? Can you hear birds outside, the laughter down the hall or do you have music playing?Continue reading “Coffee Break: See The Beauty”

Coffee Break!!

Coffee Break #1: ⁣⁣Shoutout to all of you who are home helping kids in school and struggling to make sense of life. Are you a hott mess? Messy hair, sleep deprived and patience growing thin? The news and current events probably are not helping you either. ⁣⁣I made a pour over today and drank myContinue reading “Coffee Break!!”

Thank You Rejection!

Too often we run from rejection which is why the statement, “rejection is a gift” seems odd to many. What I have experienced this past year through rejection has blessed me far beyond what I could have imagined. Rejection letters, rejection emails, blatant silence and individuals ignoring me and much more has encompassed my lifeContinue reading “Thank You Rejection!”

Our messy, good, tragic, beautiful, hope-filled life..

Cozy nights with a crackling fire. Family nights in our comfy “movie theater”. ⁣⁣Life holds so much heartache and full hearts; pain and healing; tears and joy. No matter How difficult a week may be nor how draining, my heart is still full as the excitement of Christmas fills our home, our thoughts, and ourContinue reading “Our messy, good, tragic, beautiful, hope-filled life..”

In Awe As Dreams Come True!

I have to admit something to you. I am an optimist. In some cases others may consider me a little too positive. I mean, have you looked at the world lately? And my response is always, “Yes, and I look through my Creators eyes and see hope everywhere I look.” Most people who see meContinue reading “In Awe As Dreams Come True!”

Silence

⁣This weekend we celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus. In between that was silence. Tension filled the air as Jesus’ followers awoke with devastation unable to comprehend His death.⁣⁣But God in great anticipation had a countdown going. He knew that a mighty conquering was occuring and victory was running towards humanity. While the peopleContinue reading “Silence”