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Breast Cancer and Chemotherapy

If you haven't heard. I have Breast Cancer and started chemotherapy. And I have had a lot of time to process and the symbolism of the chemo itself hasn't been lost on me. God knew when He allowed this cancer- I would go seeking Him in the middle of all of it. The crazy thing, I did. Immediately. Yes I was shocked and cried. But I went looking for … {Continue reading…}

When Life Looks Unfair

Life can be hard and overwhelming... even a bit unfair. I don't know how long you have been following my musings and pretty furniture... But if you are a friend and a long time follower. One word sums up my battle. Unfair.   And maybe crazy. Because where yes, it looks like unfair and crazy to the world. My God is bigger than "unfair" … {Continue reading…}

Finding the Meaning of Home

 If these walls could talk, they would tell you the meaning of home. Our house that stands today was the rebuild of a 1906 house that burned down.  The house was owned by The Knight Family, the first prominent family in Commerce Texas. They rebuilt in 1914. They had 9 children within these walls. The parents slept in the pantry with a … {Continue reading…}

Unsinkable Faith God Filled Strategies to Transform the Way You Think, Feel, and Live

Today, I want to bring to you a book that fell into my hands at just the right time. Unsinkable Faith, written by Tracie Miles of Proverbs 31 ministry. You will be invited into her own story, experiences, and struggles. She beautifully combines her story with application of scriptures we can turn to for help. Tracie’s writing style is … {Continue reading…}

NKJV Woman’s Study Bible Grow in the Word Giveaway

NKJV Woman's Bible Study

Today I want to share with you The NKJV Woman’s Study Bible. It is a beautifully redesigned study bible specifically designed for women and published by Thomas Nelson.  I will share several pictures from the my favorite book of the bible, John.  Giving an inside look at the design and full color of the NKJV Woman's Study Bible you … {Continue reading…}

Unfinshed

Pray Wait & Trust

I am unfinished. A work in progress. Being made new every day. & I hope you are too. Unfinished is not a bad place to be. Today I want to share what 2 verses spoke into me... 2 Cor 10:5-6 "5 We destroy arguments and every lofty opinion raised against the knowledge of God, and take every thought captive to obey … {Continue reading…}

Abandoned

Abandoned in such a way, that I only care to look more like Christ.   This last year has been a tremendous reckoning or wrecking of "me"... I have walked through many trials is this crazy lifetime. But none so physically debilitating that absolute abandoning to what the Lord has, complete loss of control, and absolute faith and trust that His … {Continue reading…}

Don’t Go to Bed Angry {a book review}

What I Read Wednesday {Enter for a chance to win a copy here.} So many of us, regardless of age or faith, have fallen in love with the fairy tale version of marriage.  We put so much weight on "the day" with little regard to "the life" of happily ever after. We fall in love in February with all things love, red, and pink. The movies that give … {Continue reading…}