I wanted to cry. My four year old son, out of the goodness of his heart, handed a shoe box to the young man who came over to work on his car. The contents of the box, a super-hero cape and mask that Paul M had received as a Christmas gift. The young man put... Continue Reading →
I couldn't believe the words that were coming out of my mouth. "I have some extra chicken in the slow cooker if you'd like to join us for lunch." There I was talking to this couple I had just met, visitors to our church, and I was inviting them over for lunch. The invitation itself... Continue Reading →
I've learned a lot since becoming a mom. But one lesson that God continually teaches me is that idealism and motherhood cannot exist.
When we first moved to Texas, I knew one family. I remember the first couple of weeks being very lonely. When we found a church we had to work hard to get to know friends because the church was large and the only way to do that was to have people over. Hospitality became a... Continue Reading →
In seasons where your hubby works weird hours it can be really hard to get time alone. Here are a few things are learned and did to make alone time happen for us.
When trying to change habits, it's helpful to have an accountability partner and who better to keep you accountable than the people who imitate your every move?