Jesus in a jewelry box

Maybe you’ll read this story I’m about to tell you and think, “what’s the big deal, it’s just a random coincidence.” Or maybe you’ll hear the story and not really care, but y’all, Jesus used this story in my life to remind me of His love and goodness, so it’s a good one if you […]

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A new song 

This time two months ago was a rough time. It was just after Thanksgiving, and there was indeed much to be thankful for, but my heart was heavy and my soul was weary and my mind was anxious. It felt like an attack on all sides, the enemy’s desperate attempt to take my joy out […]

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2015 and Instagram Brain

Motivation is a curious thing. We can be motivated by things so easily – sometimes recognized, other times subconsciously. When we recognize something that compels us into action, it’s easier to get moving and make a choice that brings us satisfaction. We choose to eat healthy all day so we can reward ourselves with a […]

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The God of Peace

I’ve been fearful recently. Anxiety has attacked and panic set in more times in the last few months than ever before in my life. Depression has snuck in and tried to take root, which is a more familiar enemy, but one I’ve been determined to battle. The anxiety though, well I’m less familiar and more […]

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the sun and the sunset

When I give you no special guidance, stay where you are. Concentrate on doing your everyday tasks in awareness of My Presence with you. The Joy of My Presence will shine on you, as you do everything for Me. Thus you invite me into every aspect of your life. Through collaborating with Me in all […]

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Work is good

  “This day, go to the ‘fields’ where you work, live or learn in, and humbly serve Christ.”   This was a line from Day 3 of the Proverbs 31 study from Life Lived Beautifully. Once again the Lord has used the faithfulness of this ministry to be such an encouragement directly to my heart! […]

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Broken dishes 

Ever since moving into a home without a dishwasher, I’ve become aware of my knack for breaking dishes. If I go too fast, get frustrated or even distracted, another dish bites the dust. So my only goal with this beautiful mug was to keep it in one piece.  Of course, two days after getting it, […]

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