• kissing-love-marriage-reflection
    May 24, 2014

    16 Things I Learned in Our 1st Year of M...

    It hardly seems possible, but June 8th is just around the corner. Since I don’t know where we will be then, I decided to go ahead and post my an...
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    April 22, 2014

    The Trunk of Self & Sentimentality

    Yesterday I sat down to deal with the trunk of sentimentality. I thought I was going to have to make many hard decisions, but really… I was surp...
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    March 19, 2014

    The Miscarriage Misconception

    Today, my husband and I received a card. It was from someone reaching out to us, letting us know that though they didn’t know what we were going thr...
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    March 9, 2014

    What I Love About My Husband

    My husband has fascinated me from the very first time I met him. Believe it or not, this is only a smattering of the things I love about him. I...
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    February 11, 2014

    Being Chased- The Art of Patience for Go...

    There was something about Mark from the very beginning that made me watch him with fascination. There was a determination to serve the Lord. There was...
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Trim Healthy Mama on the Learning Curve

Today makes one full week on “Trim Healthy Mama”.  I’m still working my way through the book, but, since I am reviewing it, I thought I would share a few…

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Facing the Mustard: Health & Weight Loss

It wasn’t long after we started courting when my (then) husband-to-be called me out on my terrible eating habits. In fact, he was so concerned with my method of eating…

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Change of Plans: The Macedonian Call

Two weeks ago we crammed as many of our possessions as possible into our little Toyota, and left a world behind to begin a new life. Our destination: Fouke, Arkansas….

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The Long Forgotten Service: Prayer

Because we are experiencing many changes in our lives here, several of my posts have centered on the adventures surrounding milestones and major events. Each experience we go through together…

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Free Gospel Bible Institute: Lest We Forget

In five days our little Toyota Camry will roll off from “Pentecostal Lane” and onto “Italy Road.” As the tires pass from one to the next, a very important chapter…

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16 Things I Learned in Our 1st Year of Marriage

It hardly seems possible, but June 8th is just around the corner. Since I don’t know where we will be then, I decided to go ahead and post my anniversary…

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Mark’s Graduation & My New “Place”

Last Saturday was my husband’s graduation from Free Gospel Bible Institute. The way God moved in the service was incredible and just what one should expect at a Pentecostal school…

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I Have A Perfect Child

I have been trying to mentally prepare myself for Mother’s Day for weeks. After enduring my fair share of “highest voltage on the rawest nerve” moments and “kicked swiftly in…

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A Fishy & A Missy Feeling Icky…

Everyone knows I do not have good luck with fish. My husband bought me a purple beta that we named Glory in the beginning of March. He lasted a week,…

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God Doesn’t Need Me Anymore

I remember sitting in the tiny blue trailer that I called ‘home’ when the supposed reality hit me like a ton of bricks. God doesn’t need me anymore. I was…