On New Year's Day I became a member of a group I prayed I would never have to join. The happiness I imagined sharing with the world as 2017 began was ripped from my hands in a moment, and tears swept in to...Read More
It's been 20 months, give or take, since I've embarked on this journey of motherhood. My little girl will be ONE YEAR YOUNG (!) next month but this journey began when the two lines showed up on the...Read More
Last week I had a moment where I realized how... unpleasant I've been, to put it nicely. As I read through several psalms that talked about praising the Lord, singing praises to His name, I cringed a little inside as the reality of...Read More
"Do you have a big enough faith to lead a small life?"
I don't remember where I first heard someone say this, or if it was their original thought or something they snagged from another author or speaker. But it caused me to stop immediately and really ponder...Read More
As one reads the Bible, it's hard to not be stunned by some events that happen or to question why it went a certain way.
Perhaps you're familiar with the story of the wall of Jericho crumbling down. As I read this account again, I was stunned by...
Hollie's Quotes was this magical website that every middle school girl loved (it still exists today). The tagline of her page fueled the teenage girl's longing to be understood: "Quotes get you through the days you think no one knows what you're going through." It makes me chuckle now but it was my battle cry every day when...Read More