I see how living through trials can be a HUGE asset to the body of Christ. And I think that it is becoming increasingly important for us to be very transparent and vulnerable. The world is broken. And sometimes when you are broken, it’s hard to feel comfortable in a place that seems to have it all together.
Today is kind of a day I always dread. I tend to get very emotional about my children. These 3 boys that stole my heart the minute I heard their heartbeat inside of me. 3 boys that deserve the whole world. 3 boys that I wish I could change their circumstances. 3 boys whose lives… Continue reading The Greatest of Fathers
“They’re just baby scratches mom,” said my 4 year old Trey.
He didn’t relate my stretch marks to being ugly, or out of the normal. They didn’t change how much he loved me. He saw the reason behind them and nothing else. Why can’t I?
We cannot always control what happens to us or around us. But we can control our reaction. How we respond will determine how we come out of the situation.
Ahhh Spring!! Who doesn’t feel joy just thinking about sleeping with your windows cracked open? The sight of green peeking through the dirt, reminding us new life is springing forth! The smell of dinner on the grill drifting through the neighborhood! Children outside playing, laughing, and dreaming of what they’ve missed out on for the… Continue reading Quarter Past 2017
Today was a SNOW DAY!!!! I never appreciated a snow day until I started working at Heartland Christian! I homeschooled, and worked from home, so everyday was like a snow day! But now, I get why teachers get so pumped for the next day off!! I would rather have pool weather… Continue reading Be the BEST You
I might be my child’s worst bully. These are my thoughts and experiences! Maybe you feel this way sometimes too. Don’t worry, God’s got grace for us. But first let’s choose to give the grace to our kids!