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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" … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

One Small Step of Faith

So many times, I think we get stuck waiting for an orchestra and symphony to sound these great bells and chimes to let us know it's Time ... So many times, I think we get stuck waiting for someone else to validate what we already know God has placed in our hearts ... So many times, I think we get stuck because we want to believe we are in … [Read more...]

Unreasonable Hope

I had the privilege of receiving an advance copy of this new book by Pastor Chad Veach  "Unreasonable Hope" I knew the moment I learned about his story and sweet Georgia, that I would connect on many levels. The day it arrived I was so excited to open it and dive in... and then my heart didn't quite feel the same. The book is raw and … [Read more...]

For Your Approval

Honesty, Integrity, Authentic, Accountability Just a few things that frame the way I am the way I am.   For Your Approval, not so much. Which has others seeing me as unashamed, bold, intimidating, fearless, and blunt. I'm sure if I tried to recall more I could, but those are a few I immediately can hear and see the faces who spoke … [Read more...]