As I sat on the hotel bed, my husband broke the news to me. One more week before the work on our home begins. I took a deep breath to fight the tears away. I laid my head against the crisp, white pillow. Hot tears trickled down my cheeks as quickly as I wiped them away. One more week! But we’ve ... Read More about Three Ways To Thrive When Life Interrupts Your Routine
We cruised down the street to our favorite worship song. My kids belted out the lyrics as we headed to school. As our vehicle stopped at a traffic light, an image caught our attention. Just a few feet away stood a young man holding a cardboard sign. From the backseat, my son asked what the man was ... Read More about Building a Heart of Compassion in Our Children
I wrapped myself in a blanket while sitting on the balcony. My view overlooked the beautiful, majestic mountains. A light breeze created a rustling in the trees. The peaceful surroundings captivated my heart and mind. As steam rose from my coffee mug, I breathed in the chilly air. I couldn't be more ... Read More about Who Do You Turn To When You Need Help?
On the evening of New Year's Eve, I escaped to my bedroom for a few moments. I needed to gather my thoughts. In the background, I could hear my husband and young kids laughing. Worship music filled every space of my house. Yet, my heart carried the weight of a very challenging year. I couldn't wait ... Read More about How to Embrace the New Year with the Right Perspective