Unashamed Book Review and Give Away

Hi there! I have had the privilege of reading Heather Davis Nelson’s new book called Unashamed: Healing Our Brokenness And Finding Freedom From Shame graciously provided by FlyBy Promotions in exchange for my honest review. Heather Davis Nelson is a writer, counselor, and speaker with a MA degree from Westminster Theological Seminary. Heather has been a featured writer … [Read more…]

Scary Vulnerable = Freedom And Intimacy

If I had to name this week I would call it scary vulnerable but amazingly intimate. Vulnerability is scary and it isn’t easy. Vulnerability is letting your guard down, standing naked while subjecting yourself to the chance that you could get wounded or rejected. The benefit of vulnerability is freedom and intimacy. When vulnerability gives … [Read more…]

Was Parenting Suppose To Be A Competition?

When I became a stay-at-home mom I knew God was moving me to a place that was out of my comfort zone. Parenting was unfamiliar and awkward, like I had been dropped off in the middle of town trying to find a house, with no directions. Although, after I became familiar with the ins and … [Read more…]

Why Worry?

“…there’s no risk of failure with God. So why would I let worry paralyze me…” Psalm 62:2 The Passion Translation Failure is one of the things that we try to avoid at all cost. I have yet to meet a person who gladly says, “Woohoo, let’s go fall flat on our faces!” All of us … [Read more…]

When Was Poop Water Ever Refreshing?!

On Monday my kids and I were cleaning up the aftermath of this past weekend’s storms. There were a few large tree branches that had fallen and needed to be cut up and moved to the burn pile. My kids were doing a great job of helping me- for about 30 minutes. It was hot … [Read more…]