Today is a day when you will see ads and tweets about donating to worth charities, giving toys to tots, donating to coat drives and even pleas to give to food banks. All worth while and great places to donate but lately I have been thinking a lot about all the children that go intoContinue reading “Giving Tuesday”
God just makes everything beautiful. God’s time is every second of every day. There is beauty in everything and all the moments. We are not waiting for God to make it beautiful. Even in the struggles and challenges, even in this space and season.
Not one of us was born without a gift to give the world. What is your gift? What gift will you share with world during this time?
When I stopped, I fully owned that I was drained from the year but I also realized the beauty in my exhaustion and the blessings of this year. I am drained because I went beyond myself this year. I went beyond my selfish nature to bless others, to give outside of myself, and to change lives.
Lately I have been reading a lot about purpose. My heart’s desire is to live each day fulfilling my creator’s purpose for my life — living the life I was specifically designed for. We all have this life we plan to live and if you are a planner like I am, you mapped it outContinue reading “Purpose Not Preference”
Today (and everyday honestly), God wants us to love ourselves and see ourselves the way he sees us. He wants us to love Him above anyone else on the planet.
About 10 years ago the show Hoarders premiered. This show really brought the concept of hoarding out to the surface. This condition now had a name and a face; and with that we were starting to realize that these stories are not far fetched and out of reach — but rather within our own familiesContinue reading “Hoarding”
At work, I am constantly harping on my team to keep their word. When we tell I client that we will do something or can do something, we follow through with those promises I am fascinated by how much God’s words line up with even my professional life. In James 5:12 the bible reads, “…letContinue reading “Let your yes be your yes”
Cubscouts is starting, baseball season is here, I have volunteered to help with the 3rd grade science experiment, our family bible study is gearing up, and this is the crazy season for my office. Summer is now officially over and the fall flurry has begun. I woke up yesterday and said to my husband, “TheContinue reading “The Fall Reset”
I remember back in Kindergarten we were taught if we don’t have anything nice to say don’t say anything at all. I think that statement is absolutely wrong. I have learned that there is always something positive to say. In every area of our life, God gives us powerful life affirming messages that we canContinue reading “There is always a positive word”