Do you ever feel stuck with your life? Some things just feel hard and feel impossible to change, don't they? You may feel like you are hitting a brick wall no matter what you try? I have been there! Oh, how I have been there! But guess what? I have actually found something that works! Wanna know what it is? One simple word... Prayer You are probably like "What??? Prayer? Really??? Isn't that the most boring thing ever where you sit on your knees for what seems forever and ramble off a ... Read More about FEELING HOPELESS? DOING THIS ONE THING CAN CHANGE EVERYTHING!
As I go into being a guest speaker at a ladies retreat this weekend, I found myself dreaming about a needle and thread one night this week. Like the little sewing kit you would get at a hotel. Strange hey? As I processed with the Lord the next morning what this meant, this saying came to me... I felt like I needed to share this with my ladies this weekend. And... on this busy, overwhelming, Friday morning, that maybe, just maybe, you needed to hear it too! Don't you feel like with ... Read More about WHY DO I FEEL LIKE I AM FALLING APART?
Our 20th wedding anniversary just happened this week! It feels so surreal to be here already. On my wedding day 20 years ago, I could only imagine what our lives would have looked like, and I feel like the life we have built together is 100x better than I could have ever planned or dreamed! I love this man way more than I ever dreamed possible. But it hasn't come easy. It sure takes a lot of hard work and faith to get here, my friend... and the truth is we are never done. We have to choose every ... Read More about MY SECRET TO STAYING (AND LOVING BEING) MARRIED
In a world where we seem to eat on the run, it sure feels like our kitchens are getting bigger... our dining rooms are getting a little smaller, and devices around the dinner table feel like the norm. It sure feels like we have lost the art of dining together, doesn't it? With life so busy, it feels really difficult some days to gather everyone as a family to dine, doesn't it? It always seems easier to grab our plate of food and desperse into our own spaces. Or sometimes it feels like ... Read More about THE DINING ROOM
I don't know about you, but I feel tired... and overwhelmed... and blessed, all at the same time! "Look up child" is the title to a very popular Christian pop song by Lauren Daigle. This song is a good reminder to the whisper I felt the Lord say to me the other morning as I woke up. In all the busy and all the clutter, confusion, and to-do lists this life has to offer, I heard the Lord say to my heart "Look at me dear one. Keep your eyes fixed on me in the busy of the storms and clutter ... Read More about LOOK UP DEAR CHILD