Category: Facing Fear

Air Conditioners and God’s Attributes

 About a month ago, when Dan came home after work, he said the dreaded words no homeowner wants to hear in July (especially in Missouri), "I don't think our air conditioner is working." After a short time of denial, we called a repair man to look at our 17 year old air conditioner. As the repairman ...

First Blogiversary

In the Fall of 2016, I felt like God was asking me to step out of my comfort zone. I vividly remember talking to a friend on the phone and telling her that I wasn't sure what God was asking me to do. I asked her to pray for wisdom and direction and she simply responded with "Sure, I will pray, ...

The Truth About Weeds

We purchased our current home in May of 2016. Our backyard was one of the biggest selling points for me. We have a pond, nice tree coverage and so much green space. It's a quiet oasis tucked into the middle of a crazy part of town. When I sit in my backyard, I feel safe. However, I ...

Trust During the Unexpected

I went to an appointment last week for an eye exam. The appointment should have been easy. In and out with no surprises. However, during the appointment the doctor delivered news that shocked me. I left the eye appointment and immediately went to my family doctor for an unexpected follow up appointment. I will be honest, ...

His Love Makes Me Brave

Our roof has a big valley that seems to catch all the branches and leaves in the neighborhood. Last week, we decided we should clean the valley because there had been quite a few branches that had collected there. Not only had it become an eye sore, but we were worried the branches would create ...