https://youtu.be/qWGjIOaFmFw Camille Sweeny studied a whole long list of fascinating people and discovered that one thing they all have in common is a tenacious and focused learning journey of creativity in their field of interest. That struck me... we really can create a learning journey for ourselves! Jay Shetty talks about the 100 hour rule.... Continue Reading →
I took a class called Money, Faith & Business over the last 11 days with Jennifer Allwood and guests, and it was amazing. Today I'll be sharing some of the highlights of that class for me in terms of the Proverbs 31 woman and the power of generosity...
In 2021 I created a series of videos around the Nativity. I created this series for myself mostly, because the Christmas story is familiar - almost TOO familiar - and I wanted to dive into the story at a deeper level. What I found in these stories was very encouraging. Christmas on a whole new level. God with us - at it's best!
Those who know me know I have been on a journey out of conformity for quite a while, and God continues to call me farther out of this toxic place. Today I'd like to encourage you to take a step out of the boat and move closer to being the person God created you to be among the people God called you to love. Sometimes it's hard to know who that person is - Gideon heard the Lord address him as "Mighty Warrior" and I imagine him...
https://youtu.be/lLV6d6uLhWI Tour the living room/dining room/bedroom/music room of our Smart Sexy Small House above. Welcome to our Smart Sexy Small Home! We practice a variation on the theme of Minimalism that we call Purposeful Simplicity. We live in a very small house in order to make space in our lives for the things that matter... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/Iiwc-h3vinQ Did you know 10% of the people around you have experienced infertility? What does it look like to do no harm to these dear people? Today I'm sharing my story in listening to the things people say - both personally but also from the pulpit - and I'd like to share my perspective on... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/hNn0wNfquhU Mindset: Whatever the church teaches MUST be right… RIGHT? During the Reformation there were no devotions around the table with the Bible open, people depended on the priest. We know that didn't go well then… and 500 years later we have a very different problem. There are thousands of voices telling us what the... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/nH3DWwuSiTc I never fit in with church culture because I didn't have children. All the "little mommies" could talk about was their children, and I could never relate to them and I didn't even exist in their world of packing lunches, wiping noses, and taking kids to soccer. So infertility made me an outsider in... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/NDBuNFuWwgM Today I'm sharing my life verse "be not conformed" that has been rattling around in my spirit for the last few years. (Romans 12:2) Yesterday the Lord gave me the second half of that verse in a whole new way and I'm totally here for it! "Be transformed by the renewing of your mind!"... Continue Reading →