Lessons learned from “Kisses from Katie” & reflection at the beach

  Ahhh the beach! Such a magical, relaxing, peaceful, HOT, & wonderful place. We recently spent a week in Folly Beach, S.C. with Tyler’s family, filled with mainly time spent on the beach or time spent admiring the stunning view from our rental house. Everyone in the family had a book (or a few) they were engulfed in while hanging out on the beach. My … Continue reading Lessons learned from “Kisses from Katie” & reflection at the beach

What the name of Jesus means to me // prayer & praise from the heart

“Your name is a light that the shadows can’t deny Your name cannot be overcome Your name is alive forever lifted high Your name cannot be overcome Jesus, Jesus, You make the darkness tremble Jesus, Jesus, You silence fear” These lyrics dance across my mind, inspiring praise and prayer that flows from my heart, out of the pen and onto my journal pages. What does … Continue reading What the name of Jesus means to me // prayer & praise from the heart

A prayer in response to hopelessness and depression // the study of Psalm 143

My heart is filled with hope this morning as I meditate on the words of King David found in Psalm 143. These 12 verses beautifully illustrate a prayer that is both timeless & practical for us to utilize in our own times of trouble. This is one of the prayers David cried out in the midst of darkness and hopelessness. Like David I find myself … Continue reading A prayer in response to hopelessness and depression // the study of Psalm 143

Worship is how we invite Him in

Rays of sun peak through the clouds to shine warm upon my face while the light December breeze raises goose bumps from my arms. It’s unseasonably warm for winter in Kentucky, so I take advantage of another day I can spend sitting, writing, and worshipping on my deck. One of my friends texts me the link to a worship song I’ve never heard. I plug … Continue reading Worship is how we invite Him in

Forgiving the drunk driver who killed my parents // Guest post by Bethany Boynton

Bethany Boynton is the blogger behind Choosing Jesus a blog dedicated to helping other choose “time in the madness to sit at his feet.” I’m beyond excited to be sharing her testimony with all of you on Still Waters! Bethany has become a friend of mine through the blessing of social media and I love watching her share life honestly and vulnerably, usually with a … Continue reading Forgiving the drunk driver who killed my parents // Guest post by Bethany Boynton

Completing the #7DaysofGreenJuice challenge // 8 MORE JUICE RECIPES

CONGRATULATIONS, my friends!! You did it! You finished the #7daysofgreenjuice challenge and actually, most of you ended up completing 14 DAYS OF GREEN JUICE!!! I cannot express my sheer delight seeing your pictures, comments, results, & knowing you are flooding your cells with pure nutrition! Have no clue what I’m talking about? Interested in taking on the challenge for yourself? Read more here, here, or … Continue reading Completing the #7DaysofGreenJuice challenge // 8 MORE JUICE RECIPES