All posts by Melissa Forster

Locusts and Christmas Trees

Dan and I just bought a brand new artificial Christmas tree and I am so excited. It's not our first tree, in fact it's actually our fifth! Yes, you read that right, we have had several trees, all with deep character. The first year we were married, Dan's parents gave us their old tree. We ...

My Favorite Memories

I have a big doctor's appointment in a few days. I shared a few weeks ago that I am very confident the stage is set to for God to do a big miracle.  One I have prayed for all summer (When It Looks Impossible). There are a lot of days that I am confident walking ...

Eyes, Drumsticks and Plans for the Future

"If left untreated, you could go blind." That's what my doctor said this summer when I told him I wasn't sure I was ready to go to the neurologist. My MRI had just come back normal, but he still wanted to send me to a neurologist as he suspected the headaches and vision issues were ...

What the Sower Taught Me

I am still unpacking all the goodness that happened two weeks ago at the Moms in the Making conference. There is something incredibly powerful about gathering with a community of  women who are walking the same journey. It's even more powerful when that group of women choose to pray big, bold prayers and stand in faith together. ...

When It Looks Impossible

Over two months ago, I shared about a rare condition I was diagnosed with this summer (God is NOT a Jerk). Since sharing, I have been in constant communication with my doctor to find the right mix of medication to treat the symptoms of the condition. If I am being honest, this summer has been ...