Refreshed in Spirit

Some nights, probably more than I would care to admit, I am exhausted & discouraged. I may not have gotten anything done that I wanted to and yet I feel the pressure to run myself ragged in order to accomplish more. My spirit is depleted, not refreshed.

“O Lord, in the morning you hear […]

Prayers of Honesty

I had just left my sister-in-law’s house and was driving home thinking about the encouraging and godly conversation we had during Girls’ Night. As my thoughts drifted, I began thinking of another family situation which has been a difficult one.

I decided long ago that when a person or a situation comes into my mind […]

My Prayer For Your Marriage

My Father,

Hearts are breaking. Women are hurting. I am overcome with the many that have asked for prayer from me and I know there are millions more out there. Marriage is a union that is most beautiful to you. It is an example to the world of your […]

See Mom Run

I have been running a lot lately…

No, not the kind of running that wins you a medal. Not the kind of running that fulfills your New Years goals!

I have been running away a lot.

When life gets to be a little too much, I run. I run straight to my room or […]

Good Morning Challenge



Early to rise

…just hasn’t worked for me through the years of being a stay at home mom. I go to bed much later than I used to and I love to sleep until that very last second, when I hear either the boisterous cries of my son or the pitter patter […]

Marriage, Blindfolds and Old Friends

Old Friends

Growing up, I had the privilege of being raised in a church that taught me well! I am eternally grateful for the lessons learned, Bible scriptures memorized and the life long friends I was given. One of those friends was our pastor’s son, Jonathan Hoover. I’ve known Jonathan since I was four […]