We are back in Nicaragua and we will be here for a while. How long, you ask? Well, we aren't exactly sure. We still have a house in Texas, though we won't step foot in that house until August of 2017. For now, we are just taking it a year at a time, believing the… Continue reading Life on the Mission Field
We've been home from Nicaragua for nearly a week now and we have been busy catching up on our rest and getting settled back into our routine. A trip like that is hard on the family, but worth it when you look back at all the Lord did. During the pre-trip we stayed very busy preparing for… Continue reading Nicaragua Med-Fest Part 1
You can't be afraid to be uncomfortable, take risks, speak up, stand out in a crowd, look a little silly, and get really dirty.
In the 6 1/2 years Phillip and I have been married we have only been to the beach a handful of times. Since having kids we've only been twice, the second time being this past Sunday. We only live about 45 minutes away and yes, the cresting water and sandy beaches are breath-taking, it just isn't… Continue reading Beautiful Delight
The other day I was talking to Phillip about an article I had read. The topic wasn't so important to me, but the fact that I had never realized there were two such distinct sides really got my attention. I had always assumed the general population took to one opinion because that is what I… Continue reading Outside the Box
Don't you just love it when God speaks to you in unexpected ways? Suddenly an average moment brings new meaning to your walk with the Lord and God leaves a lasting impression on your heart. I had one of those moments yesterday as we were travelling to San Antonio. As a family we travel quite a bit,… Continue reading An Unexpected Lesson
For me, there is one scripture in the whole Bible that just sums it all up. It doesn't matter what you are going through or what you need, this scripture has the answer. The first time I read it, it captured my heart and beckoned me to make its words my sole purpose in life.… Continue reading One Thing