“Those who live in the shelter of the Most High will find rest in the shadow of the Almighty.” Psalm 91:1 (NLT)Imagine yourself sitting in your living room. Cozy on your comfy couch. Chilling under the roof of your home, the four walls around you. You’re protected from the blaring sun during these crazy, hot… Continue reading Resting in the Shadow of the Almighty
Moms, sometimes we find out about things our young adult kids have done or choices they have made with a particular event; after said event has happened, mind you. As Moms, we want so much for our young adult kids and when we find out about their poor decisions, we want to cringe. We want… Continue reading Hey You, Beautiful YA Mama
Life can be messy at times, right? Along with the mess or chaos we find at home with toys, dishes, kids, or whatever seems to pile up, life can get messy with circumstances, such as divorce, changes in family dynamics, illness, single parenthood, or maybe just being single in the hood. Yes, these times, whether… Continue reading Making Memories in the Mess
We’ve grown up watching superheroes on Saturday morning cartoons with our bowl of cereal at the coffee table, while donning our best superhero jammies. We played with superhero figurines with the neighbor kids or with our imaginations in our bedrooms. Wonder Woman. Bat Girl. Black Widow. Super Girl. And most recently Captain Marvel. If you’ve… Continue reading Kindness is a Superpower
Well, here we are in the last post of the blog mini-series, "This Is How We Fight Our Battles." I realize these posts are long. You are rock stars! I pray you are getting something out of these posts based on the Armor of God. I'm grateful for the reminder of how God equips us… Continue reading This Is How We Fight Our Battles (Part 3)
Hey friends!Last week we learned that our victory and our strength is in the Lord and in his might. Paul gives us careful instruction here as to why we need this strength. It's not only for our regular and ordinary day-to-day life, he is telling us about something serious evil business. Remember, I asked you… Continue reading This is How We Fight Our Battles- Part 2
Waaahhhh! This is what I want to do these days. I want to curl up on the couch, with a blanket, a half gallon of ice (peanut butter & chocolate), and just cry. I just want to be sad. You have moments like this?I've had some changes in the last few weeks. Changes other than… Continue reading Embracing & Celebrating Change
I had the privilege of attending a women’s conference a couple weeks ago and the worship band sang a song, “Surrounded,” and some of the lyrics went like this, “This is how I fight my battles, this is how I fight my battles...It may look like I’m surrounded but I’m surrounded by you.” I’ve been… Continue reading This Is How We Fight Our Battles
I’ve been feeling a little out of sorts. The last few weeks I've been feeling “stuck” or “blah.” You ever feel that way? Sometimes it’s hard to pinpoint why or where we feel stuck, so we just kinda numb out, going through life like a robot, skating by in the same routine, day in and… Continue reading Feeling Stuck?
Out of my distress I called on the Lord;the Lord answered me and set me free.The Lord is on my side; I will not fear.What can man do to me?Psalm 118: 5-6It was a regular weeknight, I was in my jammies, looking through some e-mails and then...anxiety. Panic. I couldn't breathe. I started pacing around… Continue reading Set Free.