**Preface** This is probably a little more raw than my other stories/blog entries. I have had this blog on my heart for about two weeks now. I have wrote, edited, deleted, rewrote, and re-deleted this blog too many times to count. I have thought over it and prayed over it for a while, and every […]

Jesus Whispers to Mama

Being a mother is hard. Its hard being the primary caregiver of someone who is small, has little control on their body or emotions, in the biggest change of their life, and doesn’t even speak the same language as you. Its so hard. And it breaks me occasionally. But there has been something putting my […]

You’ve got a friend in me

I was that girl in high school. The girl with a million friends. I would invite over 40 people to birthday parties, and sometimes more than that would show up. I just liked meeting people. and considered everyone I met a friend. When the truth is, I was afraid of being alone. Afraid of being […]

Karma and Jesus

“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! 5 Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. 6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts […]

Love That Never Ceases

” But you, Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God,     slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness.” -Psalm 86:15 Sometimes I fear that I talk about Quentin too much. Anyone who knows him knows he’s a man of few words, and anyone who knows me knows that I am a woman of many. So […]

I Hope I don’t Fail You

I have a bound notebook of letters that I am writing to my future child. I hope to write in it for quite some time and then give it to them as a gift whenever they move out, or get married, or have a child of their own. I keep the book in a secret […]

Its Okay to Not go a Big Expensive College

Every high school senior has been there, the mountains of letters from universities across the nation. D1 schools, Ivy League schools, even the community college closest to your high school. Thats the moments when the dreams of your college days lead you to spending almost every weekend touring, and dropping probably way more than you […]