6 Ways To Reclaim JOY When Stuck In Mom-Guilt


I'm a Work in Progresss, Parenting

Why do we carry mom-guilt? Fixating on sharp words and mistakes steals our joy. We can kick mom-guilt to the curb to reclaim joy. Will you join me? Some days do not go as planned. Some days are filled with joy and success but as night falls, I find myself dwelling on my failure – […]

June 30, 2017

Doubt


I'm a Work in Progresss

I never doubted that Jesus was ABLE to prevent our children’s pain.
I never doubted He was ABLE to heal them at any time. 
We prayed and prayed. Both children were healed in His unique way, and in His time. But not in OUR Time.
So I doubted His love. 

June 13, 2017

The One Whom Jesus Loved


I'm a Work in Progresss

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.


I'm a Work in Progresss

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

On Our Son’s Sixth Birthday – What I Love About You!


Parenting, Practice Gratitude

Today our son Aiden turns SIX. Somehow, six years have passed since we first saw his sweet face. Time is a strange thing – it seems like he has always been, yet it seems like I blinked because he was just born! And now I can hardly pick him up. How. Did. That. Happen? While I […]

October 31, 2016