It's 11 PM and my day is finally coming to a close. The day was full of busy-ness. It was filled with messes, cries, tantrums, disciplining, boo-boos, and more messes. But it was also full of smiles, giggles, hugs, kisses, cuddles, and more smiles. I feel like I did it all today. My feet tell … Continue reading Finding Peace in the Hard Days of Motherhood
"The apostles said to the Lord, 'Increase our faith!' And the Lord said, 'If you had faith like a mustard seed, you would say to this mulberry tree, "Be uprooted and be planted in the sea"; and it would obey you.'" (Luke 17:5-6) George Mueller, a German follower of Christ, when asked about his ability … Continue reading Lord, Increase Our Faith!
"A Christian is not someone who never goes wrong, but one who is enabled to repent and pick himself up and begin again, because the Christ --life-- is inside him." -C.S. Lewis I'm so thankful that I am able to have that peace, that assurance, in knowing that no matter how many times I … Continue reading Graced
It's 2015 already? Wheeeeere did last year go? 365 days seems like such a long time yet it flies right past us in the blink of an eye. Last year was a big year. Just a little over one month in, I left my teenage years behind and began "adulthood," according to some. In May, … Continue reading 2015: Word for the New Year