When God Changes the Desires of Your Heart

This may come as a shock but when I first got married I vowed never to have children. Not that I have anything against kids but I didn’t grow up amidst them and I was a career woman, focusing my skills and time on…

February 16, 2017

Living a Passionate New Christian Life

Fresh or Stale? In my first post, I talked about the difference between seeing our Christian walk with a fresh attitude, versus a stale attitude. Am I seeing the Bible as something new and amazing? Or has it become commonplace? Recently I was in…

February 13, 2017

6 Points to Remember When Moving to a New Home

In my previous post I introduced everyone to Ruthie, our daughter Victoria’s hearing aid cat. I explained that I shared an apartment with our daughter, but I may not have mentioned that Hubby and I had a house built. We closed December 27th and Victoria…

February 9, 2017

I’m Surrounded by Heartbreak

The beeping of the life-monitoring machines have become a commonplace background noise. The high-pitched whir of the ventilator somehow comforting in its constancy. There is life still here. The weightiness of heartbreak of families entwines with worry, hope, and prayers as I do my…

February 6, 2017

Slow Down and Stand In Awe

Do you ever feel like you’re just too busy? You keep running and trying to get everything done, but know know something’s got to give. And that something is almost always our one-on-one time with Jesus. Or at least it is for me. I…

February 2, 2017

The Intentional Life

I didn’t used to be a goal setter. I just lived from one day to the next not really being a planner, but instead flying by the seat of my pants.  I had dreams of being a writer, but without a plan or goal…

January 30, 2017

{Candid Round Up} What’s Love Got to Do With It?

How do you define love? We’ve gathered the top blog posts on love from today’s Christian women and we want to share them with you in this candid round up. One of my favorite quotes about how to define love, actually comes from The…

January 26, 2017
Jesus and My Birthday Wish

Jesus and My Birthday Wish

Today is my birthday. As we grow older, birthdays seem to mean less and less. But every year I stop and look back at my life. All I’ve accomplished. All I have been through. And this year, that leaves me thinking of you. You…

January 23, 2017

Don’t Face Your Fears, Face Jesus

Do it afraid. That was my mantra at the end of 2016. I was tired of being held back by my fear of not being enough. Not good enough, dedicated enough, successful enough. Those thoughts ricochet through my mind constantly, but I had had…

January 19, 2017

It Is Okay To Not Be Okay

The Christian life isn’t always an easy one. Today’s post was written by candid guest, Maretha Retief, and she is sharing about why it’s okay to not be okay. Have you found yourself in a space where it feels like you just never have…

January 16, 2017