There’s always more Jesus

Admit your faults to one another and pray for each other so that you may be healed.  James 5:16 Do you ever refrain from sharing your struggles with people because you are embarrassed?  Or you keep quiet because you feel as if your struggles are so silly compared to “what other people are facing in … Continue reading

Revive Your Gift

That is why I want you to remember the gift God gave you. God gave you that gift when I laid my hands on you. Now I want you to use that gift and let it grow more and more, like a small flame grows into a fire. 2 Timothy 1:6 ERV Years ago I … Continue reading

The Power of a Peppermint

I pulled up to the stop light at a nearby shopping center, easing my brakes after a quick trip to Target.  Luke was with me, sitting directly behind my seat, perched on his booster and talking about eight-year-old things. This red light tends to attract the homeless community.  It is not a rarity to find … Continue reading

Five More Candles…

Rejoice in the Lord always, and again I say, Rejoice.  Philippians 4:4 I am pretty sure my oldest son was seven-years-old when I posted my first-ever-blog. Seven. Like trains and finger paint and first grade. Seven. This summer, we celebrated a thirteen-year-old future man. Thirteen. Like Rubix cube and Ruffles and middle school.  Thirteen. And we have … Continue reading