Joy in every season – Spring

Joy in every season – Spring

Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this year. And while the winter may have lasted a bit longer the good news remains, seasons change. The cold of winter melts away to reveal the beauty of new life. Bright green, pink, white, yellow, and blue replace the gray tones that...
Eat That Promise!

Eat That Promise!

I became an insta-mom to three daughters (6, 8, and 10) when I married my husband. Talk about a crash course in parenting! I learned very quickly that kids listen to what you say and they hold you to it! They certainly don’t let you get away with saying, “Sure, we’ll...
Propelled by joy: a dramatic retelling 

Propelled by joy: a dramatic retelling 

Everything felt strange. Nothing about today was ordinary. Nothing about today was going as she had thought it would, and with every passing hour things seemed only to get worse. An eerie quietness settled over her as she stood at the base of the hill, powerlessly...
Joy in every season – Spring

A Story About New Things

Front Desk Abbi here with a little guest post on our new theme for April, a new thing!I receive an email every Monday morning, called The Monday Club, from an author and blogger. You can find out more here! Below is an email I received a month or so ago that fit...
You’re such a Pollyanna

You’re such a Pollyanna

The happiest people don’t have the best of everything, they make the best of everything. “You’re such a Pollyanna!”  Have you ever heard that phrase? It’s typically used when people are overly optimistic. It’s intended to be an...
Propelled by joy: a dramatic retelling 

Wisdom

I don’t know about you but I am so excited to embark on this month-long focus on the book of Proverbs.  Each chapter of this book is chocked full of such powerful and practical daily advice for me to navigate through today’s world.  I wish I could just...