Category: Facing Fear

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. ...

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 ...