When People-Pleasing was my Spiritual Gift

This is me. This is me experiencing a moment of pure, unfiltered freedom.  I love this picture because you can actually see the goodness of freedom all over me.  And yes, this is a donut […]

“Move on” Book Giveaway (new from Vicki Courtney)

When I come across anything (book, sermon, blog, or hard conversation) that calls me out on my junk–I’m in. Now I haven’t always been this girl. Mostly, I was the Christian-faker. I could “play church” […]

but pain can have meaning

While Jesus was here on earth, he offered prayers and pleadings, with a loud cry and tears, to the one who could rescue him from death. And God heard his prayers because of his deep […]

Why Faith?

want to deepen your understanding of faith? consider the book: want to walk your own story of faith with the men & women of the Bible? consider the study: DVD teaching sessions (preview above) available […]

my Jesus writes in the sand

And once more he bent down and wrote on the ground Today my kids started their day with a piece of microwaveable sausage on a stick wrapped in a spongy pancake, and ended their day […]