I love that God uses other people to speak into our lives. To encourage us. To help us along in whatever journey we are on. Today I don’t share my own words, but words I have read/heard that have touched me, encouraged me, helped me and brought me laughter. Not on one topic. But on … Continue reading Someone else’s words
9 years ago today we were wearing out our facial muscles with smiles for pictures of the most important day ever. We were excitedly waiting to start a new chapter in life. We were young. We were so naive. We literally had no idea what marriage was really like or about. We could have never … Continue reading 9 years of marriage, 4 years of redemption
My child are you discouraged by the sorrow of the day? Does it seem that life is troubling; the skies have turned to gray? Don't forget I've made you promises, to guide you every hour. In the moment of your heartbreak, let me show you My great power! And I will be your shield, when … Continue reading The Goodness of our Father
Ecclesiastes 3:-8 1: For everything there is a season and a time for every matter under heaven: 2: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; 3: a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break … Continue reading Seasons
A little over two years ago we were so excited about a precious new life growing inside of me. This week two years ago our baby lost its earthly life in the womb and gained new life. Heavenly life. It was a difficult journey we walked during that time. We grieved for the life that … Continue reading New life
My ing list for motherhood right now. Any other moms out there who feel me with this list right now?! I’m literally praying myself through one moment at a time every single day and night. Im trying. With everything God is giving me I’m trying. Trying to be the best I can be for my … Continue reading Mothering. Praying. Trying. Crying.
The last week has taken a toll on me. Sick kids and Sleepless nights. When I woke up this morning from yet another sleepless night it hit me what today is. September 14th. One year ago today I was taken to the ER with intense pain. Pain like I’ve never experienced before. Worse then child … Continue reading Gifts that don’t look like gifts
3 weeks. 3 weeks and school will be in full swing. The freedom of the summer schedule will be over. Honestly though, I’m looking forward to it. I do love the routine and regular schedule that school brings to our home. J is so so excited to be going back to school! I’ve been reflecting … Continue reading Blissful(and not so blissful) summer moments
I know we’ve already past Father’s Day, but it doesn’t hurt to honor the father of my kiddos on a day other than Father’s Day. As I contemplated Father’s Day this year I thought a lot about my heavenly Father’s love to us and how that looks in the earthly father of my children. Our … Continue reading Honoring the father of my kids
We’ve been struggling with first time obedience with our children lately. We try to remind them how they must obey. Right away. All the way. With a cheerful heart. Trying to Teach first time obedience has made me evaluate my own life and think about it from God’s perspective. I’ve had to ask myself, do … Continue reading How must we obey?