Tired Eyes And Embracing God’s Ways

I've had glasses since I was 15 but I've not really worn them. They never seemed right. Some days they seemed ok. But on most days, I could see better without them. And life went on. Last year, when I started having chronic migraines, my ND recommended I get my eyes re-checked. So I did. [...]

Brown Bananas and Hope

Long story, short: A sudden appearance of fruit flies forced me to move all our fruit into the fridge. Fruit flies make me crazy. I get great joy each morning to see how many of the buggers have been caught in my apple cider vinegar ramekin trap. I enjoy seeing the death of pestilence. That's normal, right?! [...]

Empowered: What’s In It For Me?

Jesus invited the disciples to go for a boat ride that turned into a desperate fight to survive a powerful storm and, in the midst of it all, the guys had a life-changing encounter with the God of the universe. This past Sunday I had the honor of digging into Luke 8:22-25 with our church [...]

When Hope Vanishes

"I don't want to keep living this way." I prayed honestly. "Have I failed you?" The Holy Spirit asked me. I was praying about an amazing job my husband had applied for.  It seemed like the perfect fit for him.  And, to be honest, we are beyond ready for the lifestyle a traditional job brings.  So [...]

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"Don't be sad." My husband chirped the words like it is a simple matter. And in that moment, God spoke to me.  About something He's already spoken to me this week: having abundant expectations.  About trusting God to provide for the opportunities He brings me. The thing is: I have the blues. Our life variables have [...]