The "I Am" kit calls for me to dig deeper. It's helping me to name my distractions. It's helping me to remember who I am and WHOSE I am.Read More
I am intentionally joining the Illustrated Faith community. It's not the IRL community that I am used to, but it is perfect for the season that I am in now. It allows me to work through the 14 day devotionals and share my understanding with a community of artists who appreciate the Word.Read More
It wasn't until I was well into my 20s did I begin to find my friend tribe. It was a struggle for me to relax into these new relationships because of the lack connection in my earlier years of life.Read More
Secretly, I wondered if I would ever be a mother. I questioned if I would be trusted to care for children of my own. I doubted it. I doubted I would be able to love. I doubted I would be able to understand them. I doubted I would be equipped.
Now, I am a mom. Not only a mom, but a mom of two girls. The secret that resided in my heart. The Most High always knows my secrets. Or maybe my secret was a glimpse of a promise He was revealing to me.
I am grateful to be a mom. I've learned to love. I've grown more understanding from the lack of being understood. I am still not equipped on my own, but I am not on this journey alone.
Today I am thankful to be called Mommy.
This week has been a memorable one for me. I've had some good things happen, but they were all clouded by my bout with Strep Throat. Guys, Strep is no joke as an adult. My husband shared with me today that some people have lost limbs because of the infection. I've experienced Strep a few times in my life, but it's been nearly 15 years since I've dealt with the infection. I don't remember feeling horrible for so long. I don't feel 100%, but I am on the mend.Read More