Mother's Day isn't always the easiest for many. For whatever reason, it brings with it, pain and struggle. Perhaps it brings up ugly memories, experiences, longings, frustrations and questions. Mother's Day isn't always the happiest for many. Mothers die. Children die. Some Mother's hurt, disappoint, injure, neglect. Some women long to be a mother and … Continue reading When Mother’s Day Hurts…
Dear Nurse, I never knew I would need you. I never knew the kind of connection I would have with you. I never, for once, thought that one of my children would literally depend on you with their life. I didn't know how much I would need you, or how much I would miss you … Continue reading Dear Nurse,
Well, I know that not everyone here is a mom. Here's the thing though. There is a "mothering" that we all, as women, possess. You may not think so, but some of the most encouraging and mothering people are the ones who do not have children of their own. Let me explain myself a little … Continue reading #findingtheheart of Mothering
Hello friends! May is here! Things I am looking forward to in May; school coming to a close, weekly commitments dwindling down, some health goals and a mini vacation trip to see my bestie! I am excited to get this school year over with, as is Ava. We are so ready for less structure and … Continue reading It’s May!
Hey friends! Nick is on my mind today, as I write. Well, he's on my mind often, but for a specific reason today. You've probably heard it said before that marriage is a lot of give and take. Nick and I have recently decided that it is simply give. It is always give. When you … Continue reading #findingtheheart In Marriage
Hello friends! Today I am breaking away from my usual mom/woman/day to day life things writing and putting on my worship leader hat. My business card says "Worship Pastor"... I just feel like I have since I was a little girl, a singer who loves Jesus. I've been a part of "the" church since I … Continue reading Singing vs Worshiping
Hello! So, Amarillo has a large amount of children in the foster care system. Amarillo Angels is an organization that helps support these children and the foster families in our area. Coming up is an event with The PopCast crew from The PopCast with Knox & Jamie. Check out their podcast!! They also have The … Continue reading Amarillo Angels