Finally Accepting One Thousand Gifts

So there’s this little book on the New York Time’s Bestseller List…. Maybe you’ve heard of it? Actually, it’s huge. It seems to have taken over almost every Christian woman’s blog out there. I bump into it everywhere I go on the internet. I really wanted to read the book. I was very drawn to […]

34 Days of Favorites: Counting Blessings

While I was lounging around in Florida this last winter, I shared with you how I was enjoying Ann Voskamp’s book, One Thousand Gifts. This book has been everywhere in the last year. You see it on countless Christian women’s blogs. You hear about it in churches. You see it advertized on every Christian bookstore […]

34 Days of Favorites: Books

If you read this blog somewhat regularly, I’m sure you’ve figured out by now that I love books. I really, really love books. I used to love fiction books, but have given up that obsession, because obsessions are exhausting. I can’t stop reading fiction. I get really into a good book, and before you know […]

God is Longing For My Freedom

Freedom has been on my mind recently. I posted recently about some of my past experiences with spiritual warfare, but I’m feeling the need to share what I am presently experiencing. Because it’s been bothering me so much, I’m thinking I must not be the only one, and it’s an important message to share. But I […]

Bittersweet Mother’s Day

If everything had gone the way we thought it would, we would have celebrated a birthday here last week. We would have had another little munchkin running around here, turning five years old. I don’t think about that very often. Except around Mother’s Day. When that old due date rolls around, there are some dreams […]