I am not a foodie. I do love to eat but I don’t make amazing yummy food for the eye and for the stomach. I do on occasion read cookbooks, weird I know but it’s oddly satisfying. Try it some time.
I am guilty of not talking politics with those that disagree with my perspective. Mostly because my opinion on government and politics differs wildly from the people I hold most dear, my family. I admit to blocking and unfollowing A LOT of people since the election, and if we are being honest since before the … More Finished Reading: I Think You’re Wrong (But I’m Listening) a guide to grace-filled political conversations
Shannan’s book The Ministry of Ordinary Places shines a light on the unglamorous ministry of living life as a Christian where you are. You don’t need to go to Kenya or Nepal, Chile, or Ukraine to make a difference for God’s kingdom. That work, your work could very well be right in front of you. … More Finished Reading: The Ministry of Ordinary Places by Shannan Martin
Gather round my friends and let me tell you a story.
Something I’ve learned as I gotten older is to never diminish another’s waiting. We are all waiting on something, the bus, that phone call, him to get on one knee, on our next meal, test results, and so on. The list goes on forever.
Anger and mourning are two emotions I can feel simultaneously. It’s a set of emotions I feel frequently, unfortunately. I feel angry when I am typecast as a religious hateful person and I mourn for those who have distorted the love of God into hate speech. I understand the frustrations and hurt feelings we as … More Faith | Anger & Mourning
I love my journaling bible at home, but it’s a little too precious for me to carry and bring to church. I’ve tried a few over bibles, but they are either too big or don’t have extra room for writing in so I can’t take notes. I was excited to get this beautiful NIV lay … More Faith | Review of the NIV Journal the Word Bible for Women
I had the great privilege to be a member of Jessica Honegger’s Book Launch Team for Imperfect Courage. As a long time fan of Noonday Collection and a self-proclaimed Ethical Fashion Ambassador, this story provided me with encouragement and reminded me that no matter what my story should sound like, the real-life one is so … More Faith | Finished Reading: Imperfect Courage by Jessica Honegger
Respect – a high or special regard Love – strong affection for another arising out of kinship or personal ties (from Webster.com)
First, yep. Faith & Feminism. Two F words. Second, oh you’re still here! Well then, let’s begin.