Tag: Faith over Fear

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 ...

The Guilt of Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is just around the corner, so for the past several days I have been thinking about what I want to say about Mother's Day in this space.  Honestly the more I thought about it the more guilty I felt. Why guilty? Well, I don't feel like I have been a good mother. Before you stop ...

When Raccoons Attack

Our home is in the middle of the city, however we have a city park located at the back of our property. The park isn't what you would imagine. It's basically a large green space, and a wooded area. We also have a pond in our back yard. The pond and the park are two of the features ...

Cat Carriers and Freedom

Dan and I have two cats. Manford is orange and Leo is a gray. Both cats have such funny personalities. Manford is 8 years old, vocal and particular. He lets us know when we are off our schedule. Leo is 5 years old, and very easy going. He is pretty much happy with anything as long ...

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 ...