The command to 'be strong and courageous' is used several times throughout the bible. After the death of Moses at the end of Deuteronomy, Joshua 1 starts off with the Lord speaking commands to Joshua. Joshua became Israel's leader and was in charge of leading more...

Today, I want to recognize Colby. Oh how I wish this post was sharing about what an amazing dad he is to our kiddos. Although I can't put those words to paper yet, I can recognize the amazing father that he will be and the...

The Lord has continued to bless us with Blue Sock Moments. My favorites have been the tangible ones He gives us, including a single blue sock and baby girl shoes. When we came home from Austin after Kai passed away our mailbox was full of...

Hope is the strong and confident expectation of something desired. I have shared a lot over the years about hope, but what happens when what you hope for is not obtained at the time you desired? The answer will depend on the significance and importance...

A recent sermon by Robert Morris spoke to me for several reasons. Not only did he address the topic of healing which I have learned so much about over the past year, but he also recognized those women who have lost children and those who...

Scenario: On Thursday, the forecast shows 100% chances of rain for this Saturday. You are planning to have a birthday party out at the local park. What do you do? You could cancel the party. You could start cleaning the inside of your house assuming...

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This verse, Psalm 126:5, is just the opposite of what the world tells us. So many people think that if you go through a trial or face a hardship you are doomed forever, but that is not the case. No present situation or trial will...

Colby and I got back on Tuesday from a 5 day date to Arizona. It was such a good getaway! Besides the fires in Sedona changing our plans, we had great weather and a wonderful time together. We hiked every day and the hikes in Phoenix...