Welcome back to the place where I sometimes ponder the tough stuff. If we leave pretending behind and commit to be real, then we encounter all, no shortcuts. So stay with me if you can. We can have confidence we are not alone when we walk with Jesus through the scary, hard to know places. … Continue reading The Sacredness of Death
How often do you say the word sacred? Before my forties, I probably never said it Anything holy would have been followed by profanity. I know, hard to believe when you see pictures of me gazing up at Our Creator with awe and adoration, right? Sacred is life-altering. Recently, I spoke the word for … Continue reading How Do You Define Sacred?
Good morning! If its not morning when you read this, it will be soon 🙂 This post is for all my friends who struggle with perfectionism in some way, shape or form. This is the real struggle from the real me. May you be encouraged. What happens when expectations of yourself are too high? When … Continue reading Perfectionism: When Expectations of Self are Too High
Thank you for visiting. Today's post is about self-forgiveness and grace, something we all are given. It's up to us to accept, which is not always easy. Well, for most families by now, school is out and summer is here! Next post is on just that 🙂 Here I sit on this porch to write … Continue reading Self-Forgiveness On the Porch
Welcome here! We should really have a cup of coffee sometime. I get up early, though. Just giving you a fair warning 🙂 Thank you for visiting and following. It is odd for a writer that your work is sometimes not complete until someone besides you reads it. Your presence and kind encouragement are important to me. The post on … Continue reading Everyday Miracles
Welcome back to my blog where I share what I learn from and about God. I have been really focused on love lately. I am SO super thankful for belonging to the family of God. My inability to embrace love with a hard heart before I knew God scares me. I don't know where I … Continue reading 4 Steps to Journey Away from Perfectionism
Good morning, this inspiration could not wait. My follow-up to the last perfectionism post will be Tuesday. But this ... Walking in my neighborhood yesterday and watching all the trees move in His wind ... sharing the poem and images with you. Be blessed today. Wind obeys the wave of His hand Trees sway while standing … Continue reading His Plan: A Short Poem
Welcome Back! I missed writing to you. I went away to a missionary leadership training over the weekend, so lots happened since my last post about love. I am still rolling that around in my heart. There are so many aspects to love. As I grow into loving myself and others better, I move away … Continue reading Perfectionism is the Opposite of Self Worth
Welcome! Today it is an honor to introduce guest Cindy Bultema. I met Cindy almost three years ago at my first ever speaking conference. Cindy was kind and gracious, fitting my meeting in with her packed schedule. As I was very new to intentional faith and to the career, Cindy’s sensitive guidance and tender prayer … Continue reading Q & A with Guest Cindy Bultema
Welcome! Glad you are here. Today's post is more ponderings of just letting love be, letting it soak. Let me know any thoughts. I am curious and want to love myself and others as well as I love Him..... Do you remember learning to tie your shoe? Or teaching your four year old to go … Continue reading What is Love?