Tagged with life

Sacred Rest Book Review

Sacred Rest Book Review

Sacred Rest by Saundra Dalton-Smith, M.D. book review. Book info Staying busy is easy. Staying well rested- there’s a challenge. How can you keep your energy, happiness, creativity, and relationships fresh and thriving in the midst of never-ending family demands, career pressures, and the stress of everyday life? In Sacred Rest, Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith, a board-certified … Continue reading

Unseen Book Review

Unseen Book Review

Unseen by Sara Hagerty book review. When I found out Sara Hagerty was writing a new book I couldn’t wait to read it, therefore I was very excited when I got chosen to be on her book launch team. Sara pours her heart out in her books…she is truly a gifted writer. Her new book … Continue reading

Miscarried Joy Book Review

Miscarried Joy by Tanika Fitzgerald book review. Book info About the book:   Miscarried Joy: Moving Beyond Incredible Pain to Extraordinary Faith (Nyreepress Publishing, October 2016) Faith over fear. Patience over frustration. Pain with a purpose. In Miscarried Joy, Tanika transparently shares her deeply personal and disappointing experiences of losing her babies due to miscarriage. There … Continue reading

Life Creative Book Review

Life Creative Book Review

Life Creative by Wendy Speake and Kelli Stuart book review. Book info About the book: Life Creative: Inspiration for Today’s Renaissance Mom(Kregel, September 2016) What was God thinking when He created you creative and then gave you children? Creative moms often feel as though they must lay their passions down. But God had something special … Continue reading

The Woman Behind the Pen…Continued.

The Woman Behind the Pen…Continued.

I received some, truly, heartfelt comments from yesterday’s post (Whose Behind the Pen…and Why I Blog), and I want you to know what a blessing it is to hear from my readers. When we take down the masks…be real…and stop pretending that we have this thing called “life” figured out, then and only then, can … Continue reading

Dance of Life

Dance of Life

We do the dance of life, but do we hear the music? When I was in school, seventh and eighth graders could sign-up for eight weeks of dance lessons followed by a cotillion (formal dance). We learned the foxtrot and a couple other dances that I no longer remember the names nor the steps to. I … Continue reading

Buried Beneath the Words

Buried Beneath the Words

Have you ever felt burdened by the words that have been tossed your way? Been bogged down? Felt stifled unable to move on? Have you felt alone and wished for someone to understand? If you answered yes to any of these questions  Buried Beneath the Words just might be the book for you! Betel Arnold … Continue reading

Hands

Hands

The hands of time fly quickly past, no rest, no pause, and no stopping, a constant…tick, tick, tick. They don’t allow for instant replays, do-overs, or second chances–once gone, gone. And yet, do we live our lives like every moment counts? How many minutes-that we can never get back–do we squander away? If today were our … Continue reading

Why Do We Do It?

Why Do We Do It?

I tuned in to Ann Voskamp’s Christmas at the Farm web cast Thursday.  Her farmhouse was beautifully decorated for Christmas. Not in a loud, brash manor but elegantly simple like our Savior. A manger sat upon pine boughs splayed across the mantle, candles glowing on either side. An upside down Jesse Tree hung form the … Continue reading

Power Of The Tongue

Power Of The Tongue

Words are powerful. Used for good they can bring change to a hurting world. Used without thought or care or with intent to wound, they can leave scars that may last a lifetime. James warns us how untamable is the tongue. But no man can tame the tongue. It is an unruly evil, full of … Continue reading