Category: Waiting

Stop Waiting for Your Miracle

I have a very demanding job, and sometimes I just need to turn my brain off. I am blessed to be able to run home most days for lunch and sometimes I just like to watch mindless TV to give my mind a break. A couple weeks ago, I sat down for lunch and opened ...

When There Isn’t Enough Snow

I love snow. Honestly, love may not actually be a strong enough word for my feelings towards snow. As soon as the crisp air hits, I am ready for feet - yes feet - of snow.  For me, November should be filled with snow storms and it really shouldn't stop until February. Dan and I ...

Love and Twizzlers

Last Thursday, Dan and I made a spontaneous decision, and went to a NASCAR race over the weekend. It was so fun and exactly what our hearts needed. During the race, we were seated next to a Dad and his two boys. The boys looked like they were somewhere between 8-10. I tend to people ...

Hope After Easter

I woke up on the Saturday before Easter feeling heavy. The past week has been incredibly hard. Between my own hurting heart, and the hurting around me, I just felt physically and spiritually tired. The day between Good Friday and Easter Sunday is known as Holy Saturday. It’s the day that sits between Jesus dying and the ...

The Promised Land

Most of my life, I have attended an Assembly of God church. I am sure at some point we talked about Lent, but I don't really remember. Growing up, I remember celebrating Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday and that was really it. It wasn't until I was working at a Lutheran company in my early 20's, that ...