I know you have heard it. The well-meaning sympathizers who try to comfort you in times of trial with the popular phrase “God will never give you more than you can handle.” It has crept into our churches and has found it's way into our theologies. While there is a place in Scripture that is…Read more When God gives us more than we can handle
I have thought about writing this so many times in the last few months. I just wasn't quite sure what to say or how to begin, but here we go. Earlier this year I wrote about waiting and now I am here to say that the thing I was waiting on most has finally…Read more Praise!
I am uncomfortable. Let's be honest, I'm not a planner, theologian, teacher, or a retainer of information. If you ask me details about most situations (even if you told me all this yesterday), I will probably have no idea what to tell you. I am shy, hate to take charge, stumble over myself in important…Read more I am uncomfortable
I have been talking about going back to college for a while now. I haven't been in any college class since 2011 and I never finished my degree. While I am super excited about finally looking to going back, I am also terrified. I didn't have the best grades in college the first time around. First…Read more School is Scary
I have been married to my husband for 4 years and 2 months now. It has been great! I love being married to him, but I know both of us are so ready to have a child. I stopped taking my birth control pill 9 months after we got married. Now, I know that there…Read more When God says wait…
So, you have heard of the crazy cat lady, right? Well, I think my husband and I could definitely become the crazy dog people. We have had Odie (our Golden Pyrenees) for about 4 years now. He was a handful at first, but he is a quick learner. I remember when we first got him,…Read more Dogs, Dogs, and more Dogs
If I could describe myself in one word right now, it would be tired. Or exhausted. We have been going, going, going the past few weeks. Last month we had youth camp, the week after that we moved back to Oklahoma, the week after that is this week which is VBS at our new church.…Read more Call Me Tired