Oh, I am so excited. Since I'm single - and live with my sister - I get to decorate for fall however I want... Enter the black Christmas Tree 🙂 I am going to decorate it for fall/halloween...then, switch it over for Christmas. I suspect, this will help curb my need to decorate for Christmas … Continue reading O, Tannenbaum
So, I show up & work with all that I have, because it is Him that I am working for; not me, not others.
God has awakened in me a restless & wandering heart. A heart that desires to see a passion for Him awaken among the nation's youth. A heart that desires to connect to the hurting & broken, hearing their stories, observing the beauty of Creation - all over this nation and across some others. God has called my heart to adventure...
Sometimes, I feel anything but... On the days when I am so low (which has not occurred in quite a while) or so anxious I can barely get out of bed (this one is a little more prevalent). In times of grief or confusion... I feel anything but... Yet, it is a word that describes … Continue reading Strong
Joy - its a beautiful thing. And, it comes straight from Christ in me.
I just sent off my inquiry about setting up an interview to volunteer at a nearby children's hospital. A year long commitment. Sunday, I agreed to help with our young adult small group, as well as child-check-in once month. Commitment: unknown. Likely, however long I am in the area. I just sent out my request … Continue reading Determined
"A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones." - Proverbs 17:22 I just realized I didn't get my post in yesterday. And, I had an idea rolling around in my head for the theme. So, at the end of the month, I am going to make up the day... … Continue reading Laughter Is Good for the Soul
"The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it." - JM Barrie 'Peter Pan' Libraries...Bookstores... "A room without books is like a body without a soul" - Cicero Since a young age, I have been drawn to the written word. My mom has read to me since, … Continue reading Home is Where the Books Are
verb: hold closely in one's arms (esp as a sign of affection) accept or support willingly and enthusiastically noun: the act of holding closely in one's arms the act of accepting or supporting willingly and enthusiastically When talking about the word embrace it can be taken so many ways. I've read through many different views from it: embracing God … Continue reading Embrace
It has been so long, I feel, since I have written. It has been about a month...and I feel a little like I have fallen off the face of the planet. I have spent the month buried in books, finishing paper, wrapping up paperwork, terminating with clients, training at my new job, and teaching kids … Continue reading Living the Dream