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I’m a sucker for those home videos on social media that capture surprise homecomings of soldiers. Their loved ones’ reactions are the rawest expression of joy. The mom who unwraps a large package with her son inside, the daughter whose dad appears at a school pep...read more
Parenting is hard... ...starting the moment the hospital has the audacity to allow us to walk right out of their protection and take a newborn home with us. What new parent didn’t have that “Oh, crap!” moment? The pure weight on our shoulders is daunting. Early on, I...read more
To all the moms, dads, stepparents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, neighbors, mentors, and teachers from kindergarten through high school who've recently encouraged, dragged, pushed, guided, spurred, and cheered a graduate across a stage, THANK YOU! I...read more
I'm really unsure just how many times I've heard or read this particular scripture throughout my life. Dozens? Hundreds, maybe? But, its message has never resonated more powerfully until recently. Four weeks ago my husband, Chad, began experiencing issues in his...read more
It’s a question that I bet most of us have heard before. If you’re like me, you’ve had two answers to this question. One that you speak aloud, and one that you hold close to heart. One is the safe answer, the other...well, it requires risk, faith, and mounds of...read more
It is my hope and prayer that the messages and words Jesus shares through me will empower others to see His hand in their lives- even when, or especially when, they feel forgotten, cast aside, or broken beyond repair. It would be my highest honor if you would like to join me along this journey.