Entering Into God’s Purpose & Plans

Happy first day of Summer!!!! As a new season begins I wanted to encourage you with this truth. We serve a God who invites us to enter into His plans and purpose!!! "The heart of man plans his way, but the LORD establishes his steps." Proverbs 16:9 At various times in...

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Finding the Rosas of the World!

Let me tell you a story about Rosa (name changed for privacy). On a warm summer evening just two weeks ago my street evangelism outreach partners and I noticed a young woman sitting alone on a bench glued to her phone. As we approached and started a conversation with...

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A Parenting Confession…

Confession. There many times as a mama I play tug-of-war with my heart in everyday moments. Let me explain... It's spirit week at our kids' school meaning our usually uniformed children get to break out of the norm and wear outfits that fit a daily theme. Super fun...

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The Power Of Starting A Conversation

This week I want to share with you a testimony a friend and ministry partner of mine recently shared with me. We do outreach together most Friday nights at church but this particular testimony comes from an experience outside of outreach. I hope it encourages you to...

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Lessons From The Marketplace

Hey sister, friends! Today I'd like to encourage those of you who are missionaries in the marketplace. BUT, even if you don't work, my hope is that you'll still be encouraged in the Lord by this week's message. I remember 3 years ago as I was 3 years into building my...

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Unswerving Hope

It's a moment I'll never forget. A marker in life when surviving it can only be attributed to the very hand of God. While I want to be very careful to not over-exaggerate, had their been a different outcome it would have made the local news as a tragedy. This week the...

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What A Kitchen Remodel Can Teach Us About Transition

I hope that you had a blessed Easter celebrating our Savior! What a glorious day and what Good News to know we can walk in resurrection power each and every day. Yesterday morning I was getting our kitchen ready for countertop installers to come, getting the kids off...

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Living For God Not Man

This week I'd like to offer some perspective on living life for God versus living for man. I often hear from women who are paralyzed by fear of making every day decisions because they're afraid of what other people will think. Some women in various ways have even...

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Unmerited Grace

Today I praise God, who with the unmerited gift of grace, has saved us!!! Did you know the word “grace” is used over 170 times in the New Testament alone? Unmerited grace means it's not bought therefore there's no amount of smarts, intellectual choices, effort,...

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