The word perfect conjures up many different images in our minds. Some girls hear that word and literally cringe because of the thoughts that are associated with it. Some girls use that word often because it’s something they strive for, but it always seems they fall short. What does this word mean to you, and … More It’s Almost Here!!
Now we see things imperfectly as in a cloudy mirror, but then we will see everything with perfect clarity. All that I know now is partial and incomplete, but then I will know everything completely, just as God now knows me completely (1 Corinthians 13:14). I love taking hot showers. Once I’m in there … More Hot Showers
When I was young, I used to sing a song at church called He’s Still Working on Me. I feel certain people got tired of hearing it because it seems like I was singing it every other week. I just loved that song. I haven’t heard it in so many years, but tonight I just … More He’s Still Working on Me
This week we started a series on the book of Jonah. I love everything about Jonah’s story because, well, it has everything: faith, fear, defiance, salvation, redemption, and that’s just to name a few. A quick recap of the story in case you might not remember: God tells Jonah to go to Nineveh and preach … More Jonah’s Saving Grace
As I go into a new work week, I am reminding myself of some things I learned last week. In a 5 day workweek, I learned that I need to stop being so sad and reaching the edge of depression over the fact that I spend my days with other people’s kids while I miss … More What My Students Taught Me in 1 Short Week
My kiddos have a performance for their school’s annual Grandparents’ Day program coming up soon. They’ve been working on it since the end of January. Little-by-little, they’ve practiced in the classroom to make sure they get things memorized and know when and what to do. The day before the program, they will hold a dress … More Why Does God Allow Us to Mess Up?