Daily Prompt: Rush

I’m constantly on the go but today I chose to slow down. Looking around my living room and for the first time I take it all in. Did you know if you stare at a crumb long enough, your eyes will create that beautiful Bokeh effect that photographers use to focus on the subject while…

Shut Me In, Lord!

“…and the LORD shut him in.” — Genesis 7:16 Well, Happy New Year! With the entrance of new years and new seasons, we look for doors and windows of opportunities. We look forward to those sermons that tell us it’s time to walk–better yet, run–through those opened doors. What if that wasn’t what God is…

Final Countdown: Pregnancy, Rest, Faith

It’s 6:09 AM on a Saturday morning, and I’ve been up for the past hour and a half. I’ll be 36 weeks pregnant tomorrow and am measuring at about 38 weeks. What does that communicate? Restless nights. Disturbed sleep. Weird body aches. Nervous thoughts. Awkward mood swings. Absolute joy. I still am in awe of…

18 Weeks & Counting…We’re Almost Halfway There!

Oh, the joy that fills my heart to have made it almost to the halfway point and the amazement that the journey is still continuing! If you read my previous post, you’d understand why I’m filled with the wonder of this miracle growing inside of me. It really is all because of Jesus! Bringing you…