This afternoon my hubby and I heard a podcast about how couples who meet online tend to do just as well as couples who first meet in person. With the rise of dating apps people are just meeting and staying connected differently. It's not a bad or good thing, it's just...different. Although Evans and I…Read more Tips for Surviving Long Distance
Life is hard. Let's just clear the air and say it. Yes...people try to smoothe over that very important fact when we are children. We spend our childhoods wanting to be adults, and then when we get here we want to go back! Maybe it's strange, but I kind of find it comforting that life…Read more Complete joy…
This morning God spoke something I wasn't quite expecting. He told me I was in a "fallow" season. I think there maybe others reading who have also dealt with this feeling. You know, the feeling when it seems like God isn't moving, working, or doing anything in your life. Yet, even in the suffering God…Read more When It Looks Like Nothing is Happening #fallowground
Have you ever had an annoying ailment, sickness, sniffle, cold, anything. Well, last week I was deaf in my right ear for 6 days! And this is what God taught me (and is still teaching me) through that experience. It all started when I took a trip to Denver to do a presentation. As many…Read more “Airplane Ear”: Are You Deaf to God’s Voice?
There was a woman who was so desperate to have a baby that she wept daily and wouldn’t eat. She had tried for years to conceive, but to no avail. She became despairing, heart-broken, and bitter. Have you ever been in this position? Where you felt desperate and hopeless all at the same time? You…Read more Hannah’s Story: Crying Out To God
Whether it's waiting on food to be ready, waiting for a package to come, or waiting on the Lord to move in a mighty way...waiting can be difficult! I have had my fare share of difficult seasons of waiting, and below are a few verses that helped me in those seasons. Wait for The Lord; be…Read more Waiting When It’s Hard
Hi there! It's been 2 weeks since I've posted. And I have a lot to catch you all up on! Life's had good surprises recently...really, really, amazing surprises actually. Evans was granted his visa, and after a little bit of a scare (not knowing if he'd make it for our wedding...again) he arrived, and we were…Read more A Happily Ever After
I met a woman named Luz yesterday. I walked into her little bakery a little downcast, but when I entered I immediately saw a bible on a hardwood table near the door. I was ordering a wedding cake, but I didn't have the money for the cake. I walked into the small bakery on faith. I'd never heard…Read more Never Give Up