On my recent trip out to California I was able to drive around to see the destruction of the Carr fire, which a month after starting, is still burning. The Carr file has caused mass destruction, already burning 229K acres of land. Over 1,000 families...

On our most recent vacation, the toughest hike we did was on Mount Tallac which was near Lake Tahoe. This particular hike had amazing views, but proved to very strenuous. Part of the reason why was due to all the rocks. Hiking on rocks can...

It's obvious that waiting is something I am passionate about as many of my posts are on this topic. Not only that, but all throughout the Bible, scripture encourages us to wait with expectancy, yet we live in a culture where we get frustrated when...

Shame. When you think of shame you probably think of humilation or embarrasment. But the biblical perspective is much different. Psalm 25:3 says "No one who waits for you will ever be put to shame." Shame in this verse refers "to being let down or disappointed"...

Happy Friday! There has been so much going on with Moms in the Making, the faith-based infertility support group I founded and help lead, that I figured it was time for an update! I am so excited to share it all, now where to begin? Moms...

Hope. I'm always thinking about hope. After surpassing year 5 of my wait to become a mom, I wonder how is it possible that I have any hope at all? Doctors giving us little chance of conception. The negative pregnancy tests. Month after month left heartbroken. That...

I am not one who is a good at resting. I think I took after my dad as even though he is officially "retired" he doesn't sit still, ever. There are always projects and always things to be done and I am the exact same...

Disappointments. We all face them. Some seasons seem full of disappointments. At least that is what it has felt like for me. It's been one disappointment after another. The book process was very disappointing. Most everyone I worked with let me down. Deadline after deadline was...