That Time I Got A Speeding Ticket – Teaching Kids About Grace


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In our most humbling moments as moms, we have an opportunity to teach our kids about grace. I’m so thankful that God gives an opportunity to show our kids how we need grace too when we mess things up. Exactly 3 days after the accident with sunshine girl’s finger and the Epi-Pen, I had another humbling […]

August 28, 2017

The One Whom Jesus Loved


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This year I’ve been studying the book of John with Bible Study Fellowship (BSF). Reading John’s account of Jesus’ life, one particular truth stands out. John refers to himself as ‘the disciple whom Jesus loved‘. (John 13:23, 19:26, 21:20) The one Jesus loved. Years ago, reading this for the first time, John seemed kind of arrogant to […]

April 5, 2017

It is Well With My Soul.


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I woke up this morning surprised at the election results. I really had no idea who would win, and to be honest, I would have felt surprised no matter who won. Regardless of how you voted yesterday or of how weary you feel after this political season – the wounds revealed and created during this election must be […]

November 9, 2016

You Know What Takes CHRIST Out Of Christmas? Complaining Over A Red Cup.


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Is anyone else confused by the hype over the Starbucks red cup? When I first saw the image of the 2015 cup, I thought it looked nice. Simple and a clever use of the Starbucks green logo on the red background. No problem right? Well, I guess not. It seems that some people are upset over the […]

November 9, 2015

Oh Yes We Did. And Here’s Why.


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What is a girl to do when it is 60 degrees on a Sunday in November? Well, living in MN, you take full advantage of the day. It was gorgeous!  With the garage already clean and yard work finished, what else could we do? We decided to get the most benefit out of the weather. We […]

November 9, 2015