2018

It was pain that saved my life

"It was pain that saved your life." - Lysa Terkeurst  I heard this quote today from author and speaker Lysa Terkeurst. She was featured on the podcast for Focus on the Family. It was a two part series about her new book 'It Wasn't Supposed To Be This Way'. I have not yet read this… Continue reading It was pain that saved my life

2018

He came home 4 years ago…

In November 2014, I wrote about the day we brought our son home from the hospital for the first time. And although he had several... years worth... of hospital stays after this... but there is nothing like the FIRST TIME he ever came home!! I wrote two blog posts about it back in 2014. 143 days… Continue reading He came home 4 years ago…

2018, blessed

#Momlife

I wanted to share a really REAL part of myself today. I think because I'm feeling some kind of way that I just need to vent and let it out. #Momlife... it's real thing. It's a real thing to literally lay in bed wide awake all night completely exhausted and just not be able to… Continue reading #Momlife

2018

Jesus Wept.

In John 11, The death of Lazarus is told. Lazarus was Mary and Martha's brother who had fallen very sick. Lazarus died and Jesus went to him days after he had already been dead. Mary and Martha were mourning his death and had been sobbing upon Jesus' arrival. John 11:32-33 says: (32)"Then, when Mary came… Continue reading Jesus Wept.

2018

The Marathon

  This other Sunday, my Pastor, Pastor Tony Williams of Love of Christ Community Church, preached about how life is a marathon and we need to finish what we started. He said we can't be bystanders in life. We have to get into the fight. We already have the victory!! So let's live IN it.… Continue reading The Marathon