Faith, My 5 Minute Fridays

Empty // Five Minute Friday

Thrilled to be writing among the beautiful Five Minute Friday community. This is where we write for just five minutes, on a word prompt. We don’t worry about perfection or making it just right, but rather allow the words to flow freely without over thinking. If you’ve never written for the Five Minute Friday, come join us. You will be glad you did!

Sometimes I wonder what difference I am making in the lives of others as I live out my own. Life has been full of the mundane lately — work, homeschooling, house cleaning, cooking, — a life lived on repeat, and I’m

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Faith, Glimpses

Looking Up // Glimpses Link Up

The past seven years have been years of loss, hardship and uncertainty for our family. Ā In 2010, my husband was laid off from a very good paying construction job that he worked at for years. In 2011, we had to sell our home in order to avoid foreclosure. From 2012-2014 my husband struggled with more job losses. In 2015, he finally landed an amazing job with income beyond what we ever thought possible. But in December of 2016, he was sidelined with unexplained pain and swelling in his knee, unrelated to work, and has been on disability ever since.

During these seasons, I have fought hard to yield,

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Faith, Glimpses

Possession Through Proclamation // Glimpses Link Up

As a community, our church is practicing declaring and proclaiming the truth of God’s Word over our lives. I find it easy to proclaim the good that is happening in my life, but it’s much harder to proclaim those things I have been believing God for that I cannot yet see.

Have you ever fought hard to bring freedom to an area of your life, only to feel after trying for so long that you’ve failed? There are areas of my own life where I feel as if I’ve been fighting for so long to gain victory, yet I don’t feel as if I’ve

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Faith, My 5 Minute Fridays

Define // Five Minute Friday

Thrilled to be writing among the beautiful Five Minute Friday community. This is where we write for just five minutes, on a word prompt. We don’t worry about perfection or making it just right, but rather allow the words to flow freely without over thinking. If you’ve never written for the Five Minute Friday, come join us. You will be glad you did!

What defines you? I’ve come across this question more than once in my life time and it always leaves me stumped.

I don’t believe that there is any one thing that defines who I am, other than Christ in me, the hope of glory.

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