What If No One Reads My Blog? Three More Important Questions to Ask Instead

Some time ago a friend messaged me asking if we could get together because she wanted some guidance on beginning her own blog. I love this friend and truly believe that what she has to share will be an unbelievable encouragement to people. I chuckled a bit though as I responded with, “I’m not the … Continue reading What If No One Reads My Blog? Three More Important Questions to Ask Instead

For Such a Time as This | God’s Greater Purpose in Our Everyday Lives

"And who knows whether you have not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?" (Esther 4:14b, ESV) The book of Esther tells the story of King Ahasuerus, king of Persia and his unlikely marriage to Esther, a Jewish woman. Esther was one of many women who were presented to King Ahasuerus in … Continue reading For Such a Time as This | God’s Greater Purpose in Our Everyday Lives

Who Controls Your Time? | The Importance of Making Lists and Letting Go

The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps. (Proverbs 16:9 ESV) What does your to-do list look like? Is it scribbled on scraps of paper, neatly laid out in your planner or bullet journal, typed up on a list in your phone, or written casually in the recesses of your … Continue reading Who Controls Your Time? | The Importance of Making Lists and Letting Go

Reclaiming Our Hope From That Which Fades | Finding True and Lasting Peace

Gather ‘round and listen closely as I share some stellar parenting advice with you today. If you find yourself at a family photo shoot and your toddler will not smile, the absolute best thing you can do is promise them a piece of gum if they grin even a little. When that doesn’t produce results, … Continue reading Reclaiming Our Hope From That Which Fades | Finding True and Lasting Peace

Who Will You Serve? Making the Choice Between God and Self | #sundaynightstarter 07/08/2018

But if serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.” Joshua 24:15 (NIV) … Continue reading Who Will You Serve? Making the Choice Between God and Self | #sundaynightstarter 07/08/2018

Encourage One Another: An Unexpected Playdate Pick-Me-Up | #sundaynightstarter 07/01/2018

11 For I long to see you, that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to strengthen you— 12 that is, that we may be mutually encouraged by each other's faith, both yours and mine. (Romans 1:11-12, ESV) Last week, my kids and I went to the zoo for a playdate with a mom from my MOPS group. This … Continue reading Encourage One Another: An Unexpected Playdate Pick-Me-Up | #sundaynightstarter 07/01/2018