To Him who is able…

exceedingly above

"Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us..." -Ephesians 3:20 There is so much encouragement to pull from this verse, but it is especially comforting to me in times of disappointments. Sometimes, I have a plan, a … [Read more...]

All Christians Should Be Missionaries

Missionary man holds his bible with interlocked fingers to pray.

Don't worry, I'm not suggesting every Christian should move to Africa, or some other far away place. Sometimes, we make things too complicated. We see missionaries who are sent out into the far reaches of the world, those who are risking their lives, and even those who are reaching thousands, … [Read more...]

Do the Hard things

Hard things

I remember a time when I was about 11. It was in the summer and one of the rare times we ever went to a pool. I couldn't swim well, and was very scared of the water. I'd never really been around it except 1-2 times of going to a creek and 1-2 times of going to the public pool for an end of the … [Read more...]

When All Else Fails…He Won’t

Perfect Peace

The word of God is powerful. It is convicting, encouraging, comforting, and alive. God's word can meet us where we are in any moment to provide exactly what we need. If we will only come to Him through His word. Last week, I shared the above image (minus the verse which I added later), on my … [Read more...]

What is your foundation?

Big waves against the rocks

This post contains affiliate links. My husband and I have started a new tradition lately. A couple nights a week, after the boys are in bed and everything else is taken care of, we watch an episode of Little House on the Prairie. We're still on season 1 and a few nights ago watched an episode … [Read more...]