Today is World Pancreatic Cancer Day… Go Purple! And I honestly don’t know what to say. Happy Day? Yeah let’s celebrate? Hmmm. And you would think this day would be near to my heart; yes it is. But honestly a big part of me doesn’t even want to acknowledge days like this. Not because I don’t want a cure, or I’m callous to all those … Continue reading World Pancreatic Cancer Day in the eyes of a survivor
We have H O P E in His glory. And we have an identity in Him that can never be shaken. When the world tries to tell you everything you aren’t, I beg you to remember all the things that YOU ARE. Continue reading When the world labels you remember these words
The month of October has been tough. Like, really, really, really tough for my weak body. And really, really, really tough for my husband who has had to helplessly watch & care for me in more ways than normal. We love the fall & we love scary movies. We have been watching alot of those lately & we have spent quite a … Continue reading 6 lessons from 6 months of matrimony
My story is riddled with disappointment, changed plans, complicated/mysterious disease, one step forward & 2 steps back, fixing one problem only to reveal another. Perhaps the theme of God’s plan for my life is “Peace in the unknown” and “Piecing together a broken heart by the Healer’s hand.” And this latest disappointment, well, it will just be another part of my story through which God … Continue reading When disappointment strikes keep marching on
Ten things you need to know about me: 1. I’m obsessed with my new hair. It’s lightened up a bit with every wash so it’s not as purple/mahogany looking. I feel confident and fiery and like a new version of me. I’m also obsessed with hair buns right now. The double space buns are my jam…my space jam. I also love the half bun (which … Continue reading Ten things you need to know about me
The last few weeks have brought on a mix of weird feelings. Feelings that I’m not quite sure how to decipher… and sometimes I don’t want to even try. But each time I put pen to paper I find my hand furiously scribbling away, filling up page after page in my journal. It is a free therapy session between Dr. God and me, the only … Continue reading It’s okay to want more
Are you talkin’ to ME?! Has that ever been your response to a moment of promoting from the Lord? Personally God has never spoken to me in a loud, booming, audible voice. But the Holy Spirit certainly prompts my heart often, in a variety of ways. And when the Lord is giving you a message…you know. At Life Group this week we talked about being … Continue reading Are you talkin’ to ME?!