So I’ve been in a season of rest…  Jesus’ invitation to the disciples is also extended to us when He says in Mark 6:31, “Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get […]

Seasons of Loss

It was a Monday morning and we were on our way to the veterinarian’s office with our sweet girl Gucci. She had been such a joy to us with her spunky, bossy way mixed with […]

Preparing for Change

Fall is one of my favorite seasons of the year. The smell of cinnamon, hot apple cider, baking and decorating. I love the colors of fall, the cooler days and the changing of the leaves. […]

A Few Things I have been Pondering

To ponder something is to reflect on it. Websters defines the act of pondering as, “To think or consider especially quietly, soberly, and deeply.” In my husband’s words, “You chew on it!” Well lately I […]

Stepping Out of our Comfort Zone

Have you had a conversation with someone who invades your bubble! You know what I mean, they stand entirely to close and it makes you feel uncomfortable. Although you want to engage and enjoy their […]

The Journey

“Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift each of you like wheat. But I have pleaded in prayer for you, Simon, that your faith should not fail. So when you have repented and turned to […]


Mario and I are morning people! One of our favorite morning activities is having our morning coffee on the patio and reading a devotion together.  We utilize the available series on YouVersion and RightNow Media, […]

Breaking the Chains

The movie, A “Christmas Carol” based on the book written by Charles Dickens is a favorite holiday classic about redemption. The scene when Jacob Marley’s ghost appears to Ebenezer Scrooge, Marley is laden down with heavy chains […]

Be You Best Self in 2018

Comparison of our worth is a cruel lie that tortures us as women. We look at our lives and think if only my life was like hers I would be so happy. When our lives […]

A Learner of Comfort

A few weeks ago Pastor Brian spoke on “How to Deal with Suffering”. This really ministered to me because honestly life has not been easy lately. I had reached out for prayer with a trusted […]