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the struggle with fear

Coaching Your Child Through Difficult Emotions As a families ministries pastor, I tend to spend a good part of my week thinking like a child. (Stop smirking, y’all. I know you’re saying, “Well, that explains it.”) Of course what I mean is that I… Continue Reading “the struggle with fear”

So I Was Nominated…

I’m honored to have received a nomination for the Liebster Award by Karen Brown over at Stooping for Manna. Karen is a dear person in my life, who God only placed into my life for a season, but our connection has long passed the time… Continue Reading “So I Was Nominated…”

when I get to guest post for Preston Yancey

Earlier this year, I was chosen to be one of 12 for a guest post series author Preston Yancey was doing while he finished his book this summer, Tables in the Wilderness, with Zondervan. After some extenuating circumstances, it is now on his website,… Continue Reading “when I get to guest post for Preston Yancey”

Me and my dad…

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I’m Moving…

over to wordpress. I feel the need to refocus … or maybe I’m just getting antsy. This may be temporary, because I am used to blogger. But in the meantime, you can find me here.


Elsewhere in blogland: Tony at don’t call me veronica has an interesting post titled “stuff pastors don’t talk about”. I found his respond to Women’s role in the church and home particularly short and sweet:“A woman’s role in church and home is to love… Continue Reading “Elsewhere”

Why I’m Happy, Why I’m Not Satisfied

Nice. HT: Landon

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This one is fun. Answer these questions using ONLY ONE WORD: (not as easy as you might think) 1. Where is your cell phone? dresser 2. Your significant other? unfound 3. Your hair?disaster 4. Your mother? lovely 5. Your favorite thing? love 6. Your… Continue Reading “Tagged”


An appropriate post from Jan at the view from her (I’m particularly fond of #5, #8 and #14): Reasons I love living in the U.S.A. on our 232nd birthday: 1. The 4th of July. Barbecue, parades, sparklers, fireworks.2. We have the prettiest flag.3. You… Continue Reading “Reasons”