I’ve held on to this for a week now... “The Lord will fight for you, and you must be quiet.” Existed 14:14 “Now, therefore, present yourselves and see this great thing that the Lord will do before your eyes.” 1 Samuel 12:16 “To seek to lead a quiet life, … Continue reading Still.
This time of year is hard for many of us. This will be the first year we go through the holidays without my Mawmaw and my heart has felt broken more than I care to admit. Just this morning, I woke up from a dream so real with her, and I felt the … Continue reading Certainty in the uncertainty
*I originally posted this on Facebook/Instagram but I thought maybe you needed to hear this, too! This is pretty much how we spent most of our weekend. Warren had a tummy bug Friday and spent yesterday recovering. This is also the one weekend Dustin was out of town. If I’m being honest, this weekend exhausted … Continue reading Make it to church
Just under a year ago, I made a post about finding a safe place in the church. The funny thing is, I wrote that piece in a time of reflection. Yet here I am today and not much has changed... This picture is blurry. This picture is old. This picture shows two little babies who … Continue reading Three years later…
This is going to be a very unpopular opinion, and I’m okay with that... I was there. I read the book and I bought into it. I fell prey into believing that I am in control and that what others think of me should never matter. I believed the lie that I should be … Continue reading Girl, stop “washing your face”
Sometimes an opportunity you think is going to be really wonderful isn't what God has in store for you. Sometimes God says no and you feel a little extra heart broken, and that's okay. Disappointment hurts. Rejection is hard. Failure is never easy to accept. And when all the hours you have put in seem … Continue reading Sometimes God says no
I personally think there's something incredible, almost overwhelming, about watching people arrive at church. Dustin and I have started doing bits and pieces more to help around the church, and part of that is arriving early. Last Sunday, I sat in my pew, the same pew I always sit in towards the back, and just … Continue reading The value of a good church