Learning to embrace my creativity

“Creativity is the way I share my soul with the world.” -Brene’ Brown My in-laws bought me a sewing machine as a surprise present for my thirtieth birthday. I went along with the excitement of the moment, but I wasn’t at all feeling genuinely thrilled. I’m super crafty, but before that moment, I had ... [Read More]

How to Stubbornly Abide in God’s Truth

I was raised on the south side of Tampa Bay. Summertime, I just changed from one bikini to the next. I often fell asleep in my swimsuit because I lived in the water. If I wasn’t at the beach, I was on a boat. Jim was our family friend when I was growing up. If he wasn’t working, he was fishing. A re ... [Read More]

What to Do When Jesus Doesn’t Fit Your Timeline

One Sunday night per month, we attend a special worship service. Typically, my mom watches the kids, because they don’t do well this late at night, especially after the morning in nursery and children’s church. “Are we going to be in the room with the rescue hero station?!” Ben asked me with his cute ... [Read More]