The last two days I have been processing as I do every year now, on 9/11 – what it means to be an American. My heart literally broke this morning as I asked Madison if they talked about September 11 yesterday. Her response, “Why would we talk about it?” I asked once more “did you … More UNITED WE WILL STAND
This morning I felt that I was supposed to share what I received during my Jesus time. I have documented below what was written in my journal. I believe this is a word for many, so I want to encourage you to read this as if the Lord is speaking directly to you in this … More I Am For You.
Love and pursuit (of Jesus and others) is not a choice based off of feelings, but instead it is a choice based off of intentionality: knowing exactly what your goal is and going after it. This choice is an investment into the account opened by Jesus that lonely day on the cross. An account which … More Investment Banking
Weeds. Come summer, they’re everywhere. One morning as you’re walking out the door, past your flower bed you spot one. – – > then suddenly and all at once your yard is full of weeds! They have taken over. You’re officially living in a jungle of weeds. Until. You take the time, identify the perfect … More Taking Over the Weeds
Recently, I had the immense pleasure and joy to return to a place I grew up visiting every summer. This remarkable place is quite honestly beyond words. When on the French River you find time to really soak in Gods creation. The diverse terrain, the drastically different climate that changes day-by-day and the wildlife you … More Soul Care
Queer Eye S2E1 An individual that watches HGTV, makeover – of a body or a home – shows, I am not. It is not something that I find causes my heart to beat faster or gets my creative juices flowing. However due to a recommendation from a dear friend to watch Queer Eye S2E1, I … More The Unhealthy Relationship the Church is Okay Having.
Raise your hand if due to experience or witnessing, co-parenting has left a BAD taste in your mouth. What if I told you that you could actually enjoy co-parenting? I have been co-parenting for nearly 8 years now and I am here to tell you co-parenting can work. You can communicate with the parent of … More Co-Parenting: How to Live Your Best Life
Photo by Stephan Seeber on Pexels.com death. How do we deal with it? My precious family is presently surrounded by death on all sides. We have encountered it relatively consistently in one way or another for the last sixteen years. Parents, grandparents, uncles, friends. Every loss is different. The pain familiar, yet unique with each … More DEATH. HOW TO MAKE IT OUT ALIVE.
Recently I was processing through a specific situation that was weighing heavily on my heart when I felt like Jesus told me “recovery does not come before relapse”. This wasn’t a situation which involved an alcoholic or a drug addict, it occurred to me quite simply that battling here was a world-o-holic. Someone who (could … More Recovery Doesn’t Come Before Relapse
| W E L C O M E | Hello friend, Thank you for joining me on this adventure I have dubbed “stepping out”. For many years I have fantasized about starting my own blog and sharing with others my crazy journey as a mother, wife, friend and daughter of the King. Finally after many … More The Journey Begins