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Confessions of a Hoarder

I’ve been hoarding my words lately. I know that sounds really weird… but I have and there’s just no way around it. I have been stingy. For no other reason than fear. Fear of rejection. Fear of failure. Fear of displeasing God. There. I said it. I’ve been afraid to open my mouth and talk. […]

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Five Minute Friday

  There are certain things that I hold dear. Things I really, truly cannot live without. They get me up at dawn and sustain me through storms. I rejoice over them and experience deep heart ache – sometimes all at the same time. Love. Hope. Faith.  You can take my house, my car, cancel my […]

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Notice {Five Minute Friday}

We are a little late this year. Thanksgiving is really next week. For real. I usually pull out our Thankful Tree just as the calendar moves to November, but not this year. I got swallowed up in the list of homework assignments, school activities, new recipes, church activities, interesting blog posts, great books, laundry piles, dish piles, […]

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Turn {Five Minute Friday}

Finding words this week has been more like an archeological dig, tedious and laborious (I’ve started this 5 minute post over 5 different times). But that is ok. We serve an infinitely good God who leaves no broken part left undone. I walked away from the table and meandered home. Shortly after snapping at my […]

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Leave {Five Minute Friday}

The air demands your pause. The stars hold your gaze and as you pause, the waves of wind dance through the pines. First to the east, then overhead and finally it’s echo drifts off farther west. This high place holds glory magestically; His creative touch evident around every bend. We left the noisy mundane to […]

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