Month: January 2018

I See You, God

I See You, God

I’ve never prayed to enter into a season of waiting, I’m not sure anyone has, but sitting in the midst of one I find myself praying fervently and expectantly for this season to end. To finally realize what is to come — preferably sooner rather […]

Better Together

Better Together

You’re probably familiar with the phrase: “behind every great man is a great woman.“ It was coined sometime in the 40s and offers a nod of notice to the wife, or maybe even the mother. Throughout history, women have been taught the art of the supporting-role, […]

Why I don’t subscribe to “fake it till you make it”

Why I don’t subscribe to “fake it till you make it”

Fake: adj. not genuine, counterfeit. Or, as a person: one who appears or claims to be something they are not, (i.e. a charlatan, fraud, quack, imposter, cheat). We don’t want to eat fake food, read fake news or receive fake money; so, why would we […]

Teacher Tips for Every Small Group Leader

Teacher Tips for Every Small Group Leader

Although my teaching may never again be in a formal classroom, I am forever grateful for my background in education. Through the classes I took, observation hours I clocked and the first graders I taught, I gained invaluable skills. Skills like public speaking, breaking down […]

Posturing the heart for a new year

Posturing the heart for a new year

Happy 2018! A new year offers a new chapter, blank pages to be filled. New unknowns. New mercies. New trials and breakthroughs. Through resolutions we make promises to ourselves and others, often focusing our efforts toward health, relationships and goals. January 1st offers hope for […]