(Not) Blaming God

(Not) Blaming God

Recently God has impressed it on my heart to check my first reaction when something happens that doesn’t go according to my plan. Do I blame Him, or do I praise Him? Whether it’s small, frustrating things that happen in my day-to-day, or huge, horrible things that happen in the world around me, I want [...]

Surrender the Seeds

Surrender the Seeds

On the one year anniversary of my blog, I want to share something God taught me in October that I still think about almost every day... A couple months ago on my birthday weekend, I visited a church I dearly love and used to go to all the time in college called Upper Room (you [...]

The Joy of Thanksgiving

The Joy of Thanksgiving

The Lord has shown me over the last couple of months that THANKSGIVING CONQUERS DISAPPOINTMENT.  While waiting on certain things to come to pass, as I have thanked God in advance for them, old feelings of disappointment or discouragement have just not been able to stick, and I have found myself experiencing more and more [...]

The Cross

The Cross

A few weekends ago, I had the absolute honor of leading worship at a women’s conference called Wildfire, all about encountering God and realizing that you can't be too on fire for Him.  The leaders weren't messing around because during the first session we dove headfirst into watching the scene in the movie The Passion [...]