May God Be Glorified

“Therefore, when he was gone out, Jesus said, Now is the Son of man glorified, and God is glorified in him.” John‬ ‭13:31‬ Surrendering your life to serving Christ in full-time service is one of the greatest things a Christian can do with her life. The joy in knowing that you have answered God's call [...]

Never Forgotten

“Can a woman forget her sucking child, that she should not have compassion on the son of her womb? yea, they may forget, yet will I not forget thee.” Isaiah‬ ‭49:15‬ One of the most vivid moments in my mind is the moment I heard, "Its a boy!" which was followed by the faint then [...]

Running To Hide

“Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide me under the shadow of thy wings,” Psalms‬ ‭17:8‬ I got my love for animals from my grandmother. No matter where she lived, she has always had a little "farm" since I can remember. The most common things she has had are chickens - easy to [...]

When Impatience Births An Ishmael

“Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord.” Psalms‬ ‭27:14‬ ‭ I love my mom. She's just amazing. And like any amazing mom, she is full of advice. Like, "Don't go outside barefoot! You'll catch a cold!" Or "Be sure you're drinking plenty [...]

Living Blindfolded

“(For we walk by faith, not by sight:)” 2 Corinthians‬ ‭5:7‬ One year ago, on this exact day, my husband surrendered to be a missionary - specifically to take the Gospel to our government leaders on Capitol Hill. He surrendered during the invitation at the altar of our home church on the last night of [...]

Becoming Her

“For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren." Romans‬ ‭8:29‬ I think most people are like me. Always trying to be better - a better wife, a better sister, a better mom, a better Christian. But [...]