God still moved, because we had asked him to and because he knew what we didn't yet understand. We were more ready than we thought. We had to tools in our tool belt, we just needed the faith to trust we knew how to use them.
The one constant in the life of a football family is that no two years will ever look the same, and it can be easy to get caught up in the chaos of constant change.
Otherworld is the first book in a new YA series. Told in the first person from the perspective of unlikely hero Simon, this book moved from intriguing, to annoying, to attention-grabbing in the first few chapters. Authors Jason Segel (How I Met Your Mother) and Kristen Miller have created a world within the world. Otherworld [...]
When A Simplified Life by Emily Ley arrived, I was pretty excited until I opened the box and saw how perfect it looked. That may seem odd, but in the midst of packing for holiday travels and feeling behind in work and Powersheets Prep the last thing I felt would be possible was to simplify, [...]
My #oneword2018 is Ready and I'm writing about why over at The Glorious Table today! Here's a preview: This fall, during a morning walk, I experienced something new. The subdivision we moved to last March has several sections of cornfields waiting for new-home construction. These wide-open spaces separate groups of newer houses connected by sidewalks, [...]
In this third installment of Harbingers short stories, we are again treated to four adventures with our unlikely group. BRENDA--the street-hustling tattoo artist who sees images of the future Daniel--now raised by Brenda, we still aren't quite sure why he can see what he does, but he always springs into action when needed. THE PROFESSOR--the [...]
One of my 5 goals for 2017 was to read 20 books. January: The Kitchen House Finding God In The Waves February: You Are Free No More Faking Fine April: Of Mess and Moxie Invitation May: The Happiness Dare The Sacrament of Happy June: The Turquoise Table Bird by Bird July: A Fierce Love August: [...]
Still Reflection: One Word 2017 Introduction The Gift of Growth The Depth of the Father's Love What I've Learned Summer 2017 Pacing Myself with Three Goals What are your favorite reads right now? I'd love to know!
This year my One Word is shifting in a way that feels like a complete 180 degrees from the 2017 word Still. I'll explain more about my 2018 One Word in January. For now, I'm going to let you in on part of the heart preparation that I have been focusing on intentionally. "Living on [...]
As 2017 comes to a close, I am taking time to reflect on goals I established in January as well as things I hope to accomplish in 2018. My 2017 Goals Were: Practice Iva May’s Chronological Bible Study Explore 3 theologian’s practice of the discipline of listing to God Read 20 books Complete one Beth Moore Workbook [...]