You are exactly where you need to be. Sarah Markley //

It’s happened to all of us. FOMO. We are nine years old and we know all of our friends are at an after school roller skating party that we are […]

Joy is a function of how you thank - Ann Voskamp -

When Thursday gets caught in your teeth like a piece of spinach, the crazy thing is you could dare to laugh — it gets things unstuck. You know how it […]

When I'm closest to my Father, I'm calmer and confident of my purpose as His daughter. - Angela Nazworth //

Like many seven-year-olds, my son struggles with controlling his impulses. He acts impetuously first and examines his behavior later. If he deems the stunt a success, as he did “stair surfing” […]

"That is the mystery of grace: it never comes too late." //

Hard to Love

Feb 19, 2015 by

My husband and I both really like a song from a couple years ago called “Hard to Love.” He likes it because he freely admits that many of the lyrics […]

"Loneliness isn't fixed by surrounding yourself with more people." Lysa TerKeurst //

I remember the hardest day of the week for me when I was single was Sunday. Specifically Sunday right after church. Many of my other single friends would have plans […]

1 Corinthians 13 -

I know him so well that I cringe when he reaches for a bag of chips. The chewing, the crunching. The jaw that works up and down like it was […]

"You, beloved, are worth so much more than a whole flock of sparrows. God knows everything about you, even the number of hairs on your head. So do not fear." Matthew 10:30, The Voice

I didn’t want to be the best. That wasn’t the goal, not really. I wanted to be important, appreciated, valued, liked, loved, and chosen, but not the best. Add “big” […]


Once upon a time. We all love those words. Those words promise a love story, and we all long for romance. Truth be told, I yearn to live a Cinderella […]