Faithful Father

Daddy and his little boy. I'm frickin' angry. I'm so incredibly tired. I'm at a complete loss for what to think and how to respond to my continued inability to sleep and to the way it's making me feel right now. I want to just keep eating and eating this "comfort food." Why not? It…

When Weakness Becomes Strength

"...For when I am weak, then I am strong." ~ 2 Corinthians 12:10 This statement made by Paul sounds very much like a contradiction at first. How can someone be strong when they are weak? Is it possible for strength to be born out of weakness? But God has been teaching me the truth of…

A New Song

I must admit, today didn't start off well. I woke up feeling tired, discouraged, and more than a little hopeless.It wasnt like something really negative had occurred, or like I had nothing to be grateful for - because that was far from the truth. It was just that my hormones and emotions were pulling me…

Thankful Thursday – God Carries Our Burdens

I've been overwhelmed recently. Overwhelmed by questions that I don't have answers to and decisions that we need to make as a family. The future seems so unclear and confusing. We ask God for wisdom, but sometimes no direction is forthcoming. And it all gets wrapped up in a big bundle that I feel on…

Thankful Thursday – And an Attitude Adjustment

God showed me today that I've been harboring an ungrateful attitude. Instead of letting go of the little things that bother me, I've been clinging to them and blowing them out of proportion. It's difficult to receive an attitude adjustment...but God knows what I need, and always does what's best for me. So I figured…