The Weekend Brew: Your Highest Purpose

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These last several weeks have found me questioning my purpose. When you are asked to surrender what you thought was your main purpose in life, it can leave you wandering around in a desert questioning what on earth you are here for. A few days ago, I happened to flip my daily devotional calendar, "Meet Me In the Meadow" by Roy Lessin. I hadn't been using the calendar much, but what I read on the page I turned to had me marveling at God's timing. My purpose right now in this season is … [Read more...]

Noah – A Wordless Picture Book Review & Giveaway


When I was a child, and before I learned how to read, I would often make up stories using my imagination while looking at picture books. Pictures do tell a story. It's even more wonderful to know a story, and be able to tell it in your own words just by looking at pictures. That is what Noah - A Wordless Picture Book does for me. It's like entering into a time in the past, and uncovering the story again and again, each time a little differently. About The Book A hundred years before the … [Read more...]

When You’re Forced To Slow Down & An Invitation


I've been pretty silent in this space over the last month or so. I feel as if my blog is in survival mode, and I'm not sure how I feel about that. I am thankful, so thankful, for the amazing featured writers who have loaned their voices to my space over the last month -- actually, over the last several months, and for my new Weekend Brew co-host, Mary Geisen.  I am not sure this blog would be moving forward without my beautiful friends. As a reader, I know you come here to read my words, and … [Read more...]