• Musings

    Showing Up Is My Brave

    The school year has begun and it has been a whirlwind!  My favorite part of the year is learning about my kids and how I can help them be successful.  This is also the hardest part of the year because some kids don’t make it easy.  When they say there is no tired like teacher tired, that isn’t a lie.  The beginning of the school year reminds me showing up can be brave. Showing Up I am an introvert, a type 5 on the enneagram, so I’m one of the most introverty of introverts.  That doesn’t mean I don’t like…

  • Music

    Music: Reckless Love

    I have been a worship leader for several years.  I love music, but most of all I love lyrics.  Reckless Love has gotten a lot of love on the radio and in worship sets in the last few months.  Some…

  • Musings

    Haiti and Why I Will Always Go

    I have tried for days to sit down and write my thoughts and feelings about my 5 days in Haiti.  Every time I do my mind goes blank.  It’s almost as if I don’t want to admit what really happened.…

  • Musings

    Let Love Be Genuine

    Romans 12:9 “Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good.” Last week at camp, to read that post click here, the pastor spoke about the difference between seeming and being.  He talked about how…

  • Musings

    The Mission: Is My Mission

    Being a youth minister’s wife is an exciting adventure.  There is nothing like seeing students grow in their walk with Christ.  We spent this week in Mobile, AL with MFUGE learning all about the mission and living it out.  I…

  • Mercy

    God’s Mercy: Can you see it?

    The school year has finally wrapped up around here!  It’s amazing to me how tired I am when summer break starts.  I am usuallu ready for routine pretty quickly.  This year, I decided it is time for me to count…

  • Music

    Music: Wonderfully Made

    From time to time, I want to talk about the music I am listening to that is really making an impact on my life.   I have to confess that I always have a song in my head.  I love…

  • Musings

    The Truth about Rest

    I have a type A personality.  The people who are closest to me tell me its ADHD.  I’m sure they aren’t wrong….  I don’t sit still very well.  I will work until I am completely burnt out without even knowing…