Monthly Archive: October 2016

I’ve Been Changed 0

I’ve Been Changed

It has been too long since I wrote. I just returned from visiting my family in North Carolina and our church obligations have had our household hopping. I’ve been making notes, so I have plenty that will be rolling out. I have felt a difference...

Bitter to Better 1

Bitter to Better

Last week my connect group continued talking about Ruth; however, this week we sort of focused a little more on Naomi. Naomi’s bitterness really caught my attention in the last week or so. We have all gone through those experiences where we thought God had...

Ladies Night 0

Ladies Night

Friday was a really good day for me. I encountered a few frustrations with work and traffic, but overall all day went really well. By 2 PM, I was leaving my last assignment and had “Shake” by Mercy Me blasting in the speakers. I was...

Born of God 0

Born of God

“Born of God” is the title of the series my Pastor has been preaching the last four weeks. I have to tell you that some of the points made in this series have shaken me. I have gone back and read some of these scriptures. I...

Week I Recipes 0

Week I Recipes

I dropped the ball. I promised I would post the recipes my connect group did our first week to the blog. Here they are. Late, but posted as promised. Both recipes were snatched off Pinterest, I claim no credit for the recipes. To my Cooking...

Connect Group Week II 0

Connect Group Week II

I started with intentions of posting regularly, specifically for my connect group. Life has a way of impeding our efforts. This week on Thursday at 6:30 PM the Cooking Up Commitment ladies will be at it again. Encourage someone to come with you. This week...

Working Out My Salvation 0

Working Out My Salvation

“Therefore, my dear friends, as you have always obeyed–not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence–continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling.”    Philippians 2:12   Let me be perfectly honest. I believe the teachings of the Bible, but...

Blessed Assurance 0

Blessed Assurance

This Is My Story The first Sunday I visited my church they sang, “Blessed Assurance”. We sing a lot of contemporary praise and worship, when they started singing this it spoke to the doubt in my soul. This song has brought me comfort and conviction...

Thank You 0

Thank You

Thank you for welcoming me. Thank you for loving and accepting me, even when I did not fully accept myself. Thank you for making me laugh at chaos, embrace challenge and look to the future instead of my past. Thank you for pushing me out...

Not So Tiny Life 0

Not So Tiny Life

It has been a long time since I talked about “going tiny”. I would still very much love to convert a school bus and strike out in adventure across the country, blogging about our experience and ultimately writing a book about the whole thing. I...