Monday morning over breakfast I told the kids about Martin Luther King, Jr. They learned when he lived and died. Where he was born and what he did for an occupation. What he was known for and how he made a difference. As I was reading this information to them, the kids would interrupt to discuss and… Continue reading What You Do Does Make a Difference
I’m so glad it’s Friday! After a long week, full of more complaining than I want to admit, I’m choosing this day to be grateful. Won’t you join me? Comment below with something you’re grateful for. 😊 I’ll start. I’m grateful that I get to spend my days with this crew. 😊 (& I’m going to… Continue reading Happy Friday!
Laying back, covered with a heavy lead vest, trying to relax as the hygienist adjusted the camera to take the first of 4 x-rays, my ears picked up the sound of conflict developing in the hallway. My sweet and adorable youngest two children had stepped out of the room so that the x-rays could be… Continue reading The Day My Pride Was Thrown Down the Hallway
Music is one of my favorite ways to enter into worship and communion with the Lord. This song has ministered to me countless times throughout 2016. Heading into the new year, I still find myself playing it on repeat, especially at the gym when I’m hitting my last mile or two on the treadmill. Just… Continue reading Beautifully In Over My Head
The dark comes and he is afraid, timidly asking, “Can I sleep in your room tonight?” I look down at my littlest guy and tell him grab his pillow and we’ll make him a pallet. The relief is immediate and he runs to gather his things. Why he sometimes feels brave sleeping with his brothers,… Continue reading You Are the Light of the World
Real life is about to take place once again…Sigh. Andy heads back to work this morning after a week-and-a-half “play-cation”, school will once again be back in session, and in the next few weeks activities will begin to invade our calendar. The slow-paced schedule over the holidays provided a much needed rest. A time to put aside… Continue reading It Really Is a HAPPY New Year!
Regardless of where you are this holiday weekend may you find opportunities to love one another and to be thankful for what He has done in your life.