Have you ever gotten a perfect gift? I am not a big fan of gifts. I really don’t like to open them, because I am so particular. It is really hard for me to open gifts in a large group too. Because I also don’t really know how to control my facial expressions when I … Continue reading The Perfect Gift
I was surprised to find recently how much fear of God is in the world. A few months ago I was talking to a young boy. He was telling me that a lot of kids were scared in his Sunday school class. So, I asked him why and he said that they were scared of … Continue reading Do You Fear God?
My son teaches me a lot about my walk with Christ. And this year he has taught me about 20/20 vision. Is it just my him, or when you ask your child to get something (like the shoes that are right in front of them) they say "I couldn't see them!" Sometimes I think his … Continue reading What 2020 Taught Me About 20/20 Vision
"The Lord is my solid rock, my fortress, my rescuer. My God is my rock. I take refuge in Him! He’s my shield, my salvation’s strength, my place of safety." Psalm 18:2 How many of you believe that? How many of you know that? You know the promise that He is who He says He … Continue reading See Now.
How many of you like the “Memories” feature on FaceBook? I love it! Sometimes I don't remember what was going on, but today when I saw my FaceBook memory from a year ago, I remember exactly what was happening. My friend had just flown in from Texas the night before, and there had been a … Continue reading If You Only Knew
September 18th. It is a day that holds the highest of highs and lowest of lows for our family. it is a date that holds loss, and celebration. A date that has carried hope, and fear. Faith and uncertainty. 7 years ago it was the date we conceived Charlie. 2 years later it was the … Continue reading How To Endure Through A Storm
Have you ever done something that you were really not proud of? I have a list of stuff like that. And I am going to share with you one of the things today. I wasn't a bad teen but there were times that I made some bad decisions. This was one of those times. I … Continue reading Let’s Go Back To The Beginning
My daughter Olivia likes "pretty" things. Every morning she asks to wear a pretty dress, and she will let you know if the dress that you pick out for her is NOT pretty. For Christmas, we got her a couple of cute sparkly "pretty" shoes. She wore them all the time. It didn't matter if … Continue reading The Story Of The Gold Ballet Flats
Today my new post for Candidly Christian goes up. It is actually a bit funny as it is titled "3 Truths to Rest in Jesus in the Storm", because yesterday I got caught in a bit of a "storm", sort of. We were on the island on my parents boat, and my friend and her … Continue reading 3 Truths To Rest In, In The Storm
I just wanted to break into tears, watching as our governor gave an update on the state of how schools will be opening in the Fall. I want my children to go back to school, it has been hard for them to be away from their structure, and friends. But I have a really hard … Continue reading How To Wear A Mask