I am not ashamed to say that there are things that I fear. I am deathly afraid of snakes. I am afraid to sleep outside overnight in my backyard. (Hey! There are coyotes in the city!) I fear being alone in my old age. On March 26, 2012, my 15 year old daughter was diagnosed … More Stand Firm and Without Fear
I did something crazy this weekend. I got a tattoo. I’m not really your tattoo type girl, but this was really important to me. It was about taking another step in the freedom God granted me. And it was about giving myself a daily reminder that I am set free by Christ’s infinite love. Do … More It’s Time to Change Clothes
It’s easy to get discouraged. That’s what Satan wants. And he knows just where to get us. Sometimes he gets in the middle of our circumstances, and he tries to convince us we are powerless to change them. Sometimes he reminds us of past experiences or choices and tries to convince us that those experiences make us tainted … More I Know How the Story Ends. He wins.
It’s been an interesting week. Really, it’s been an interesting year. On February 8th, 2013, I was at one of the darkest places in my entire life. 99% hopeless. 99%. That means that there was 1% hope. 1% faith that things could change. 1% faith that God could take the mess of my life and … More 365 Days and a Little Faith