15 Ways We Keep the Spark Alive

I like the idea of a garden. Who doesn’t like the thought of fresh produce out of your own yard? In the spring, I pour over seed magazines. I draw out my garden plot on graphing paper and can’t wait till the UPS driver delivers my seeds. Once the weather…

7 Questions I’m Asking My Husband this Year

Have you ever participated in a game of Tug ‘O War? Two teams battle and hold on to a rope. The winning team is the team which gets the majority of the rope on their side. In grade school, we played this game during our Olympic Sports day. I remember…

How’s Your Faith Growth?

Remember the first time your child took steps. They let go of the couch, table or your hands and gingerly took a step. As days passed, they became ambitious and would take more and more steps. In the midst of their steps, they might fall down, cry and need your…

The Lie I Believed and the Fear it Created

I’m afraid I’m going to be all alone. There I said it. It sounds stupid, doesn’t it? When I was a child, I was told I’d be all alone someday. As a result, I have been carrying this truth with me the last 30+ years. I thought it was truth,…

5 Promises When the Path is Unbearable

I have this path around the perimeter of my land that I walk almost daily. I frequently get my inspiration from this walk when it’s just God and I. The path is usually easy to walk, but when snow or rain hits, it becomes a test of endurance. We live…

7 Bible Truths When Fear Presses In. Facing fear of the unknown or death. How to conquer fear and anxiety using Bible verses, Scripture and God.

7 Bible Truths When Fear Presses In

  Seven years ago, my dad had a benign tumor sitting in close proximity to his cerebellum. So basically, he had a large tumor next to the back of his head. The tumor was affecting his balance and he went from walking normally to needing a walker over the span…