Journaling · Spiritual Growth

Make Yourself a Plate

Your theology is very personal. Lauren Chandler’s statement has stuck with me in a profound way. These words, my journals, hold records of my theology, my very intimate and deeply personal wrestlings with God. Documenting this continuous journey of working out my faith by pressing deeper into communion with God. They chronicle so much about… Continue reading Make Yourself a Plate

Journaling · Motherhood · Parenting · Spiritual Growth

Letters From Mom – Part II

June 13 – Week 28 Dear Baby, I’m pretty sure you’ve grown while your daddy’s been away for training. I’ve missed him. I think you have too. I think you miss his voice and large warm hand. We are officially in the 3rd trimester! 28 week today. It’s hard to believe how fast it has… Continue reading Letters From Mom – Part II

Motherhood · Parenting · Spiritual Growth

Dear Baby | Letters from Mom

January 3rd – 5 Weeks Dear Baby, We found out about you two days after Christmas. After months of disappointment and “Not yets,” God answered our prayers and the desire of our hearts. I started a new journal in early November with this verse: Many, Lord my God, are the wonders you have done, the… Continue reading Dear Baby | Letters from Mom

Army Wife · Spiritual Growth

Not Just Another Political Post – I Promise 

When it comes to the upcoming election, I’ve kept my mouth shut. If you’re anything like me, you are so tired of hearing about it. Not only have we had campaigning covered in the media for almost two years, but we, as Americans, have two of the most unlikable party candidates than ever before. All… Continue reading Not Just Another Political Post – I Promise 

Journaling · Spiritual Growth

Things I Would Tell My 18 Year Old Self

In the past two nights I have seen both my brother and my sister-in-law, dressed in gowns and tasseled hats, walk across a stage to receive their high school diplomas. I am so proud and excited for them as they celebrate their hard earned accomplishments and this milestone in their lives. I am currently 7… Continue reading Things I Would Tell My 18 Year Old Self