Joy in 100 Words

I'm contributing over at Unveiled and Revealed today!  My friend Brianna is doing a series called Joy in 100 Words. “ 2 Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. 4 And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” James 1:2-4  read the [...]

The Glorious Table: If We Can Simply Say Yes Like Mary

I'm contributing over at The Glorious Table today! “‘I am the Lord’s servant,” Mary answered. ‘May your word to me be fulfilled.’” (Luke 1:38 NIV). Just like that, Mary said yes to becoming the mother of the Savior of the World. I’ve often wondered, had she known how much heartache was in her future, would [...]

Book Review: The 4 Dimensions of Extraordinary Leadership

One quiz has reframed my understanding of the leadership differences in my husband and myself and I cannot thank Jenni Catron enough!  The 4 Dimensions of Extraordinary Leadership presents 4 aspects of leadership heart, mind, strength and soul which ultimately work together to bring any leader from ordinary to extraordinary. Catron's combination of secular and church [...]

What God Wants For Christmas

Because we live so far from family it's been hard to keep consistent Christmas traditions going.  Partly because year to year we have been with different family members meaning our boys haven't always woken up in the same house for Christmas, let alone their own When our boys were young they were gifted this adorable [...]