In The Beginning…God // The Weekend Brew


A new year. A fresh start. A sense of relief knowing that the hard parts of the last year are behind me, and that God is getting ready to do a new thing. I'm excited about all that this year holds for me and my family. I know God stands ready to bless me abundantly, yet I know that I also must do my part by seeking Him out through His Word and in prayer, asking for a greater revelation of His heart concerning all things. My desire is that God would open my eyes and ears to the wonders of the … [Read more...]

Learning To Be Content // One Word 2015


As 2014 comes to a close, I've been reflecting on all that 2014 held for me. As hard as it is to admit, I haven't been living life to the fullest. When I look back over my year, and on many of the things I've written over the last several months, my year has been marked by uncertainty, heartache, loss, depression and just a feeling of mundaneness and blah. I've allowed my life to be led by my circumstances, as opposed to allowing God to use my circumstances to change me for the better.  With … [Read more...]

10 Things I Learned In 2014


Yeah, I know, I'm supposed to be on a blogging break, but I just can't pass up the chance to share some of the things I've learned this past year.  :) Below are just a few of the things I learned this year.  In many ways, these lessons continue as I walk forward in faith with God. Healing from past disappointment can take years. To say that I've been disappointed about shattered dreams is an understatement.  Some days I think I've finally come up above the clouds, only to settle back … [Read more...]