This year I decided to do something that I have never wanted to do before. Plant flowers. I guess I didn't really decide to though. They were 2 potted hydrangeas and were supposed to go to one of my dearest friends, but she didn't have a place for them. She wanted me to take them … Continue reading There Is Hope
This post is written by Jen Weant. You can read more of her story here. When they tell you becoming a parent changes everything, they are telling the truth! Almost 4 years ago, we welcomed our sweet little one into our family. After years of waiting expectantly, we adopted Parker and he has brought so … Continue reading Dear Moms, What You Do Matters
Holy week. A week we remember why grace is so amazing. It was Good Friday. And I was deeply grieved. I was making lunch and asked Charlie to get my computer from upstairs. He grabbed it, put it on the sink (about to fall in), and I found the cord left haphazardly left across my … Continue reading The Amazing Thing About Grace
What Is The Point Of It All? Have you ever thought that to yourself? What is the point of it all? And let me tell you, today was one of those days that I needed THIS reminder of what God taught me a couple of months ago. I needed to remember that God was in … Continue reading What’s The Point Of It All?
“When we go to Florida, angels will protect our plane”. Olivia said that a few weeks ago. I didn’t even know she really knew what an angel was. I mean they are in some of the Bible stories we read to her but, I am pretty sure we have never told her what their roles … Continue reading Who Is God?
New on Candidly Christian Have you ever missed something? Have you almost missed something that God had before you? An opportunity? A blessing? A gift? I probably miss them more than I would like to. But today on Candidly Christian, I am sharing a time that I didn't miss the opportunity. Read the newest post … Continue reading The Gift I Almost Missed
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 even harder for me to open gifts in a large group. Because I also don’t really know how to control my facial expressions when I don’t … 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?
Sometimes God asks us to do some really difficult things. Things that we may not want to do. And sometimes He asks us to do them when we least expect it, when we are at our weakness. When we feel like we have nothing left to give. That's is what I shared about in my … Continue reading The One Thing That Keeps Me From The Cross
"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.