What’s in your ocean?

You call me out upon the waters The great unknown where feet may fail And there I find You in the mystery In oceans deep My faith will stand   Lately, I’ve been struggling with trying to grow closer to God, to focus on my relationship with Christ and not just with Jake. I’ve been […]

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Earn Your Christianity.

Alex has this way of helping me get through school.  When we sit down and talk, she will help help me make a checklist for all that I need to get done for the week, just so I don’t fall behind.  I love that she does this.  But what happens if I miss something on […]

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You are Doubt

The sand dunes of silver Lake Michigan are a staggering sight to behold. The typical person isn’t even aware that there are sand dunes in Michigan, let alone sand dunes that cover roughly 2,000 acres. At the top of these sand dunes, you will feel as if you have been taken out of Michigan and […]

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It’s not about you.

The Earth that we live on is an interesting place.   Just a few more miles toward the sun, and we would burn up in a fiery blaze.  Just a few more miles out, and we would be a frozen planet inhabitable to life.  If the earth’s tilt was just a degree off of what […]

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joyful mary or stressed martha?

I have been MIA these past few days, but I have a good reason for my absence.  My husband and I just hosted our very first Christmas party!  It was an “Ugly Sweaters and Beautiful Christmas Cookies” party complete with prizes and everything.  Go big or go home, right?  Planning a party is a wonderful […]

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Father knows best

“Just go to sleep!” I whispered with frustration while rocking my 5 month old, desperately attempting to soothe him into his morning nap (which was way overdue, anyway). I knew that my son would feel better with a nap. I knew that I knew what was best for him. However, he struggled, whined, stretched, and […]

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