These are words that God poured out of me yesterday, after chatting with friends on Facebook about how important safety is in finding a home. In that conversation, a friend also pointed me to Flower Patch Farmgirl, who “just happened” to write this amazing post about contentment that same day and it really grabbed my heart too.… Continue reading Safe
This morning we were reading the book, Emily, about Emily Dickinson for literature. I decided to dust off one of our poetry books, that my grandmother gave me years ago, and search for some poems by Emily Dickinson. As I finished reading the few poems that were listed, I continued browsing and came across this bit… Continue reading Husbands Take Note
Vows. Promises to each other on our wedding day. I said these promises to you on August 28, 1998, and I meant them. Yet, years later, I realize I had no comprehension of what they would really mean. I knew I wanted to be with you forever. There was no way I could know the… Continue reading Our Vows Lived Out 14 Years
You’ve met all our kids, now meet my husband, Jonathan. Jonathan and I have been married almost 14 years, and known each other almost 15 years. He’s a geek, seriously. He loves all things Apple, in fact I think he’s on a first name basis with half of the employees at the local Apple store,… Continue reading Meet the Mr.
When I first saw the book, A Meal with Jesus, listed on Tim Challies top book list I knew I wanted to read it this year. The full title of the book is A Meal with Jesus: Discovering Grace, Community, and Mission around the Table, written by Tim Chester. The title pretty much sums it up, but… Continue reading Book Review :: A Meal with Jesus
Today I am giving away the hardcover book Bloodlines by John Piper. Pastor Piper is not perfect, as you will see when you read this book, but is used by God’s grace to share the gospel. In this book he will share it in relation to race. I have to admit, I have only read… Continue reading Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and My First Giveaway
Unique Wedding Centerpieces– Blissfully Domestic Family Bliss: I just love these unique ideas, especially the burlap flowers. Something about burlap-simple, cheap-suits me. 5 Reasons Why God Calls Us to Wait– The Gospel Coalition: I absolutely hate waiting, especially on God because I usually am not quite sure what’s at the other end. This post is… Continue reading Links