Inspirational

“I’ve Got No Story To Tell”

It didn’t take long to realize that they thought a story was only a good story if it was outlandish. Traumatic. One with crazy plot twists and dramatic endings.

Snakes, Aquariums, and Being Brave

I probably looked so ridiculous quoting Scripture under my breath while holding onto my husband’s arm for dear life at the aquarium.

Plant the Seed

It’s not always easy to work up the courage to minister to or intercede for others. It takes trust in the Lord, some slow breaths, and boldness that only He can give.

On Dreams: Part 1

Throughout Scripture, we see examples of how the Almighty speaks to His people and even unbelievers in dreams.

The Spirit-led Artist: Part 3

So, for the artist who wants to co-create with God, there is more process than performance, more time in the secret place.

We Write On

You must write with the world waiting on pins and needles in mind.

She’s Better Than Me

I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to know how much time I spend every day on social media. My mom tells me all the time that I need to limit myself, and I gotta say… she’s right.

Gluten-Free Mac & Cheese

So, in choosing a title for my debut book, I wanted to find to do more than “describe” the book. I wanted to name it. 

Dearest Fear

I would ask that you do not speak. Instead, I invite you to listen and trust that I am safe amongst the others.

On Hearing God

Many struggle with statements, like “I don’t hear God” or “He doesn’t care about me like that.” But I’m here to tell you affirmatively He most certainly does desire a deep friendship with each of His children.

How H.O.P.E. Kids Is Bridging A Gap

H.O.P.E. Kids exists to raise adoption rates and lower abortion rates by working together. The mission is to provide women considering abortion with another option—adoption.

Pure Imagination

I don’t believe that God sits in heaven frowning at us when we use our imaginations as a part of how we frame our theology. He gave us imagination for a reason.

Your “How” Matters

When God speaks a clear word or promise to us, He cares as much about how it comes to pass as the outcome itself… His “how” is as trustworthy as His “what.”

Vulnerability

Now vulnerability sounds like a negative word; by definition, it means that you are susceptible to attack or capable of being hurt. A picture to help you think of this is that our lives are like a castle.

The Spirit-led Artist: Part 2

As I walk in the Spirit, I can go from work to work, creating the very things I was created to create! Long ago, the Lord planned my life for me.

Reading The Signs

We seek to identify ourselves by material things and accomplishments, and we are left confused and thirsty for something we can’t even identify.

Finding The Ponies

I want to be known as the girl who faced the ugly in life with a smile. The kind of girl who thrived and walked in freedom.

Faith Isn’t Pretending

The danger of our modern, evangelical movement is that we’ve created an answer that is too slick and simplistic for real life—we’ve left no room for dealing with hard questions.