Unnecessary Burdens

Unnecessary Burdens

A few years back, I completed the Spartan race. One of the events was the bucket brigade. For about 400 yards, I had to carry a 5-gallon bucket filled with concrete weighing in at around 50 lbs. As you can imagine, it was challenging and cumbersome. If I tried to grip...
Who Told You That?

Who Told You That?

My family gets the opportunity to head to the Texas Hill Country and do some disconnecting to reconnect from time to time. It is simply divine. The only thing to do (aside from a few chores here and there) is to sit around and relax. And it is absolutely fantastic...
Love Courageously

Love Courageously

I want you to know that I am praying an incredibly bold prayer for you. I am praying that you courageously love your body as it is right now. I say it takes courage because loving our bodies as they are – with cellulite, extra skin, stretch marks, imperfections, goes...
Prioritizing Spiritual Growth

Prioritizing Spiritual Growth

About six years ago, I was a frazzled mom of two boys. They were five and two and up to all the mischief that all super cute boys get into; my hands were full, to say the least. At this point in my life, I thought it was some sort of right of passage to be overwhelmed...