I guess my heart has never had the capacity to wrap itself around the full picture. Not until this year. Not until this Easter as I raised one arm up in the air to worship Your name while the other wrapped its way around the baby hiked up on my hip. I’ve only ever pictured Read More
At 8:31 pm you changed everything, and in the same moment changed nothing at all. My labor was fast. Crazy fast. And overwhelmingly intense. Contractions on top of contractions and two and a half hours later I was on all fours and my mind was in a place only a woman on the cusp of Read More
To the life growing inside of me, You are not my own. I knew it from the moment we saw your heartbeat flicker on that screen at 7 weeks. You weren’t mine. There’s no way you could be. Because if you were mine and somehow I had created you, I wouldn’t have known where to Read More
It was January 3rd, 2009 when my dad put a gun to heart and pulled the trigger. And about one year later when I found the courage to begin telling my story. His story. And giving voice to a topic we seem to stay so silent about. I’ve told arenas of thousands and small groups Read More
I tried to keep my balance for a really long time. A part of me knew there had to be something more in life, but a bigger part of me didn’t have the courage to believe I was able to change. So I walked, step by step, on the balance beam. And I stared at Read More
I got a nervous text from one of my very best friends, Molly Bear, last night. For a girl with the kind of energy that never fails to keep you on your toes and the kind of wit that leaves your stomach aching and your face burning from laughter, nervous was new. She asked if Read More
Are you sitting in the classroom, solely focused on taking in all the information and hoping you make the best grade possible based on how well you have it memorized? Or are you allowing what you learn to transform your life, and reaching out to others to take this class with you? Are you wasting Read More
As a Christian, have you ever caught yourself in a war of words or combative argument with a non-believer? That’s not what God desires. How should we respond when our King is attacked? WATCH
The final two resolutions you should continually make throughout the year. P.s. Stop being such vacuum cleaner.
The second set in a series of 6 resolutions you should continually make throughout the year. Where do these fall on your list of priorities?