Colby and I got back on Tuesday from a 5 day date to Arizona. It was such a good getaway! Besides the fires in Sedona changing our plans, we had great weather and a wonderful time together. We hiked every day and the hikes in Phoenix...

I've heard this verse, Nehemiah 8:10, many times but have never read the context around it. In Nehemiah 8:1-9 the people gathered as Ezra read God's word. The word was presented so that the people could understand it - they were hungry to hear it and...

There aren't many things we need in life. Jesus. Water. Food. Worship music - Bethel specifically. I exaggerate. But, really - if you aren't familiar with Bethel music or haven't heard their new CD, You Make Me Brave, I highly recommend it. I foresee sharing every song on the...

After talking about it for awhile and baptism being on our hearts for months now, Colby and I got baptized this past weekend. It was a sweet time and full of significance! Even though we have both been believers for awhile now, we were finally able...

A few weeks ago I shared a post about feeling like I am in a pit. Today I wanted to share more from one of the verses mentioned in that post - Psalm 40:1-2. David starts this Psalm off by saying he waited patiently for the Lord and...

It has been awhile since I have shared a Jesus Calling post, but when I read the one posted below I knew I had to share. Like so many devotionals, scriptures, songs, and sermons right now, this really spoke to me. I feel like the...

No, this post has nothing to do with all my grey hairs. Even though that could be a post in itself, I'll leave that topic for another day. May is national Brain Tumor awareness month. This month I am going grey for Brain Tumors. It's crazy that...

In 1 Peter, trials and suffering are mentioned several times. We know that as Christians we will face trials. It is never a question of if, it's a question of when. It's important to remember that every trial we face is a refining process. Verse 6...

It's a little crazy that this is the third Mother's Day that has passed that I have desired to be a mom, but am still waiting to be. A lot of girls in my same situation dread this day. Last year, for Mothers Day I...