Grace for Today

In my dreams, my world flows like a 1950’s sitcom. My house is always clean, my attempts at cooking convince guests that I am an undercover gourmet chef, and my relationships within my most intimate circles are always happy and healthy. In my dreams, my DIY projects would always turn out spectacular, and I would always know the perfect solution … Read More

Desperation

Recently as I was meeting with another favorite client (can you tell I have many?) I had another revelation for the single people of the world. This revelation can actually be applied to many situations and circumstances but is very fitting when applied to relationships. The chat I was having with this client centered on a recent relationship prospect and … Read More

Too Attached: Attachment Parenting Dissected

So last week I heard a great deal about the latest edition of Time magazine with a cover that featured an article on attachment parenting. I couldn’t wait to see what all of the hype was about. I finally found enough time to read the article and truly couldn’t wait go get my thoughts on paper. These are my unedited … Read More

All The Single Ladies

Today I had a revelation while meeting with a sweet girl I have the privilege to mentor. We were discussing relationships and the art of pursuit. She was explaining her frustration about a recent relationship with a guy that ended up leaving her confused, hurt, and a little bit rejected. While we were talking I heard the Lord say “there … Read More

StrengthsFinder

“Sometimes our greatest strength can become our greatest weakness.” These are the words I heard the Holy Spirit whisper to me one day in a counseling session. I started to contemplate this statement and found myself with a very true and applicable revelation. It made me think of my own strengths. I love the StrengthsFinder 2.0 book by the Gallup … Read More

Questions?

Taking inspiration from my friend Natasha I thought it would be a good time to take some questions. I would love to answer any and all appropriate questions (let’s keep it family friendly folks) you may have. Just reply to this post on Twitter or Facebook and we will post the selected questions and answers in the blog section of … Read More

Heartbeat

  This weekend I had the opportunity to see Gungor in concert. This was an amazing show and part of their set included segments of spoken word by poet Amena Brown. I must say the music was amazing but her spoken words throughout were absolutely the best part. She has such a way of wakening one from the inside out. … Read More

Weapons

Weapons Recently my husband has been teaching me how to fire a handgun. This has been quite the process considering the first day he brought it home I cowered on the couch in fear of even having it in our house. Recently I have come to learn the various aspects of a handgun allowing my fear to be significantly diminished. … Read More

Decisiveness

de·ci sive·ness n. Synonyms: decisive, conclusive, crucial, definitive, determinative These adjectives mean determining or having the power to determine an outcome: the decisive vote; a conclusive reason; crucial experiments; a definitive verdict; the determinative battle. Lately the power of our decisiveness has been on my mind a great deal. I have seen many people in both my personal and professional … Read More

Vision Retreat

One of my favorite scriptures is Habakkuk 2:2. I love all of the versions but I think that the Contemporary English Version says it best. “Then the Lord told me: “I will give you my message in the form of a vision. Write it clearly enough to be read at a glance. At the time I have decided my words … Read More