Please Child, Don’t Give Up!

What do you do when life gets hard? Do you want to give up or do you press on? It’s fair week at our home. Our oldest son has been preparing for this week for the last couple of months. Feeding, training, and preparing lambs for two shows and a sale. The end can be rewarding but the work is hard. […]

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I Praise You in This Storm

Are you going through something hard right now? Do you find yourself overcome with fear, doubt or anxiety as you wait for an answer or battle through an illness or broken relationship? Trials, they can come unexpectedly, they shake us up a bit and we wonder if God is good. Acts of terrorism on our land, […]

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Can I please do that over again?

It was my senior year of high school. We were the returning state softball champs and we were headed to the championship again. One more game and we would be right back on that championship field. This team we were playing we had faced them in our league championship and had won. We had faced them […]

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Preparing for battle

“Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual […]

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My Motherhood Journey Part 1

Warning this is a really long post. 🙂 Graduate high school, check Go to college, check Graduate from college, check Get married, check Get a job, check Buy a house, check Life was going according to plan. I had an order in my head of how life was to go and it was nicely falling […]

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Be strong, Be brave, Be fearless

“For God does not give us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” 2 Timothy 1:7 Fear, it can stop us in our tracks. We fear what people will think, or what they will say or do. We fear we will get hurt, or what the future holds. We fear […]

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Phone calls that lead you to the One who is in control

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Philippians 4:6 Phone calls, they come randomly though out the day. Call from a friend, call from your mom, call from your sister or grandma. Many times these calls are little moments of conversation that […]

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What do you do when life gets hard?

It was a Wednesday morning. It was fair week and today was the day the lambs would go to the fair. My husband and son prepared for departure. I had mixed emotions. One I was so excited for my son to experience something that I had experienced for a big portion of my childhood, raising […]

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