mothers day when you're waiting

Mother’s Day in the Desert of Waiting is the hottest. It’s the windiest, driest, hardest of days. It hurts. You’re reminded how empty your arms are. You are grieving. You are sad. I get it. It’s okay to stay in bed today. It’s okay to be angry. It’s okay to be not okay.  It’s also […]

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God at Work Wednesday: Austin’s Story

austin's story

I am thrilled to introduce a sweet friend of mine, Miss Austin. Not Miss Texas…though this girl does have beauty and grace. 😉 Austin is a girl who I met through the Bearing Hope Support Group and a girl whose faith I admire very much. I know her story will inspire you…so here she is! […]

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Mother’s Day in Heaven


I imagine the preparations have already begun. They’re hanging millions upon billions of beautiful, twinkling lights and setting the grand banquet table. The blooming trees line the outdoor banquet patio that stretches for miles, clad with flowers of every color and shape and size. The thornless roses are woven together and run up and down […]

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God at Work Wednesday: Kayleigh’s Story

isla heart

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways submit to him, and he will make straight your paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6 As a recovering perfectionist, planner… control freak, really… this is a verse I cling to on a daily basis. For the greater majority of […]

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