Take Back Your Priorities

Take Back Your Priorities

Often we are so consumed by our hectic schedules that we become slaves to our planners and our never-ending to-do lists. Between work, meetings, appointments, the kids’ sports schedules, school, and housework there is no time left in the day for the most important...
Even When It’s Dark, God Still Loves Us

Even When It’s Dark, God Still Loves Us

All my life I have struggled with anxiety and depression, feelings of loneliness and feelings of low self-worth. It can be debilitating at times, and often my anxiety and fear consume me. I cry out to God, “Please, help me!” I pray, sometimes literally on my knees,...
With God …

With God …

Proverbs 3:6 tells us “In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight” (NIV). It is not enough to proclaim our faith in the good times without acknowledging God in the bad, to lose faith in the face of heartbreak or tragedy. It is not enough to...
Why VBS?

Why VBS?

Some call it the main event of the summer, the Super Bowl of their ministry, it can be considered the turning point of a Children’s Ministry; for me, I think of it as my World Series. I’m talking about Vacation Bible School or VBS, and it’s a BIG deal! It’s that time...
Trusting God

Trusting God

God is ever-present in our lives. He lies patiently in wait for us to seek Him, to heed His call. Often in life, we are consumed with things that keep us busy. We are enslaved to work schedules, school, our children’s extracurricular activities, church, and whatever...
Motherhood

Motherhood

Motherhood is a beautiful gift, it is something unexplainable, it changes you, and molds you into someone completely different than anything you could have ever imagined before. Once that beautiful child is born your whole world is turned upside down in a glorious...