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Try Something New Thursdays~ Confession

It has been a particularly hard season for my family. Since last June, our church building has been undergoing renovations. We are very close to the end of this mammoth project that was expected to be done in October, but here we are on the doorstep of February and we are tired. And cranky. My husband has worked very hard […]

Try Something New (Again)

Remember when I used to write “Try Something New Thursdays” posts? It’s been awhile since I have been in any kind of blogging rhythm and I miss it. And so, I decided that I would write one of these posts this week. Except now it’s Friday. But I’m going to write it anyway. Trying something new and being intentional about […]

Try Something New Thursdays~ Art Journaling

A friend asked me when I started art journaling, specifically writing out Bible verses in a creative way. I told her about how I had started doing this with Gibson in our devotion time- we read a story and then draw a picture/art journal our response. I have been adding verses to the pictures. I kind of love the creativity […]

My Lenten Journey

  I am fully aware that it is not Thursday. It has been that kind of week. Motivation has been elusive, but I am compelled to share this post and in this case better late than never is certainly appropriate. The Journey Begins Our family has always had many traditions that surround the Advent season~ the time leading up to Christmas. […]

Do You Want Your Kids to be Inspired? Be the Inspiration!

It took me a very long time to discover my passions in life. Probably 20 years longer then it should have. It wasn’t that I didn’t have passions. I did. But for a long time, I felt like my passions were sub par or not worth emphasizing. Some have thought this was due to insecurity, but as I have grown […]