You Are Not Your Pain

This week, I want to share one simple truth with you. You are so much more. Not in the self-help, blah-blah, yikkety-yak way, but you are more than your dreams, your expectations, your singleness, your marriage, your motherhood, your limitations, your pain, etc. . . You are a child of God. Favored not forgotten. Upheld…

So This Is What Faithfulness Feels Like

A few weeks ago, I was discouraged. I found myself thinking, “So this is what faithfulness feels like.”  I didn’t like the feeling. But a couple days later, I had another thought. . . a better thought. . . a healing thought– “So this is what Faithfulness looks like.” The Faithfulness here refers to God….

Tidings of Comfort and Joy in March

God gives and gives and gives and gives again. I am already anticipating the holiday season. I love that we savor that season as long as we can. We give thanks for the year and then we prepare our hearts to celebrate the Life who gives us life. We celebrate the birth of Jesus on…

When Spring Comes with Snow

February came with the prayer that God would be my Refuge. And, of course, He answered. I spent time in Psalm 31, soaking in the truths, finding my broken-record heart to be carefully listened to by the God of all beautiful things. I found Refuge. And I am living proof that God is always ready…