Tag: family

Why Yes Always Means No

Awhile back I discerned something quite tragic. My husband and my children were not getting enough of me. Let me rephrase… My husband and children were not getting enough of the undistracted, full-hearted, un-hurried, calm and rational – me. I’m one of those people who have a tendency to over commit myself; to give my…

Preparing Our Field

Preparing Our Field

“I heard a story of two farmers praying to God for rain to come. Both prayed but only one prepared the land. Who do you think trusted God more to send the rain?” “Well, the farmer who prepared the land.” “Which one are you? God will send the rain when He is ready. Your job…

Simple DIY Baby Shower Gifts

God is so awesome. I love all the little ways He shows He cares for us. A few months ago, after learning that my husband was offered a job in Boise, ID – and that we would soon be moving away from our hometown in California, I discovered that a friend of mine had also…