Yesterday was my birthday and I’m halfway to 50 now, so I think I’m old enough to do a blog about the story of my life haha I’ve been thinking quite a bit about my life and my experiences in life, probably simply because that’s a typical thing to do on or near a birthday. … More A Birthday and a Story of My Life
The last few days have been a bit of a rollercoaster for me…and like my friend Twyla said in her blog recently, “How do you describe a roller coaster when you’re still on the roller coaster?” I don’t know, quite frankly. But then, once I’m off of the rollercoaster the words, thoughts, and feelings to … More Embracing the Hard Things
How often do we come to a place of being broken, being raw, and being real? That’s me today. Writing on the second last page of my journal, I decided to flip back to the front and see when I started it. A year and a half ago. I went about 8 pages in and … More Not me, but God.
Dear friend, You asked, what does it mean to be intimate with God? How can I love God?? To be intimate with God simply means to be close to Him, to have a connection with and be familiar with Him. First, to love God we have to know His love for us. He is the … More Intimacy with God
What does it mean to live an abundant life like Jesus talks about in John 10:10? He says, “…I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” I have wondered about this often, especially a year ago as the Lord was showing me more of Himself and His … More Abundant Life?? What Does That Even Mean?
Hello awesome friends! It’s a beautiful summer day and I’m itching to just be out, doing some type of field work, working and sweating like a good ole Mennonite. Instead, I will sit back, chillax, and share with you a really cool truth from God’s Word. A few weeks ago, as I was slotting asparagus … More Desiring Greater Things