Tag Archives: love

Marriage Goals: Emulating Christs Love for His Church

Mar 29, 2017 | Posted by in Lifestyle, Married Life, Uncategorized | 0

I have always found that when I put something in writing I hold myself more accountable to achieving it. AND I remember it better too! Plus, it helps me prioritize the things that matter to me in each stage of life. And when I prioritize things, I use my time more intentionally. So when this time of year comes my husband and I make a list of goals we’d like to work towards and achieve during the year. Until this year, most of our goals have been focused on our own physical health, spiritual growth, giving of our time and money, and of course paying off debt. But this year we decided to do something a little different in addition to those things – weRead more …

Inconvenient Growth

Feb 18, 2017 | Posted by in Encouragement, Faith, Uncategorized | 4

I recently spent 3 weeks of my January in Florida. I know what you are thinking, “wow, that sounds pretty awesome in mid-winter!”. Well…any other time I would agree with you, but it wasn’t awesome, in fact it was a complete interruption in my life. And did I mention I left the husband at home but took my 18 month old with me?! Yeah… In all seriousness I went to Florida to help my mom care for my grandmother. At the time of my departure I had round trip airfare booked. Eden and I would go to visit my grandmother who’d been in the hospital for a month, give my mom a little break from being at her bedside, then return to Maryland in aRead more …

The Power in Asking For Help

Dec 6, 2016 | Posted by in Encouragement, Faith, Uncategorized | 0

It’s been a while friends, but I am back! I haven’t felt myself physically or emotionally in about a month and a break from writing was much needed. So I took some time to refocus and get my body back to normal after battling an illness. Not only that, but it’s been a very busy season in my family’s life…a camping trip, my husband’s 30th birthday, a family wedding, and a cross-country vacation. While I was feeling exhausted and things were a little chaotic, I was blessed by a lot of people. Some of which, I asked directly for help. And when I say “directly” I mean I just came right out and said what I needed… “Can you watch my child for me?” “CanRead more …