*phew* Life can get so crazy sometimes... all the time. With all the rushing and busy schedules that we shouldn't have, we find ourselves in a place where we feel so lost. Without peace. Do you feel so overwhelmed? Like you want to run away from all the noise? Like you just.cant.do it anymore? Simplicity.… Continue reading Why being busy is hurting you
It’s so easy to get lost in a world filled with advise. It’s so easy to get consumed by the amount of things we have at our fingertips. It’s so easy to waste time when we have gadgets that take us anywhere we want. It’s easy to start comparing when you have social media to… Continue reading I want more… I mean less.. wait.
I'm alive everyone! When I posted about taking a huge break I totally meant it. It felt good to not worry about writing while enjoying time with the family. Anywho I wanted to just give you all a Nelson update: We are in the process of closing on the selling of our home and also… Continue reading Little update!
Good morning all, I woke up today thinking on 3 John 1:4, “there’s no greater joy than to know my children walk in the truth”. Gods word never comes back empty and every time you have the opportunity to show the gospel to your children, do it. I find small times during the car, over… Continue reading The gospel and our children and why I share it with them
It's 3am, I'm sitting here on my couch as everyone sleeps. I feel this urge to just be awake... I open my devotional and read about how Jesus withdrew himself to pray all the time. He didn't wait for the sabbath or a "special time", he took breaks to pray and took breaks from his… Continue reading Why I’ll always take breaks from social media
Recently I was sent not one but three lengthy messages from others who said my life was perfect and how this and that and how they wished this and that... here is the problem.. my life is not perfect. If you've followed this blog or my Instagram this year you'd know how hard it's been… Continue reading Life is not perfect, but God is and that’s good enough for me.
There are so many things I've learned in just a short amount of time about marriage. The first three years (I was 16) or so I strayed from my walk with God and it wasn't until I was 19 that I returned to Jesus, but for years I struggled to follow Jesus after that and… Continue reading Dear younger Ana
Advent, there's a huge controversy over this. Should we celebrate it or not as Christians? Being that it started as a Catholic tradition... like marriage and other holidays. I love this source as it's been found to be theologically accurate: Advent calendars, used to count down the days till Christmas, are popular in many homes.… Continue reading Advent tradition & day one
Love your spouse Love your children Love your neighbor & enemy Love those who are hurting Love the lord your God. Love, love, love, there are songs, there are books, there are shirts, there are stickers, mugs, key chains, poems, underwear and even certain colors and holidays dedicated to this word. The world Love, according… Continue reading Galatians: Love
"What can wash away my sin? Nothing but the blood of Jesus; What can make me whole again? Nothing but the blood of Jesus." My girl's sang as their eyes slowly fall into a deep sleep, and their voices fade into a peaceful silence. Do you guy remember that post I wrote about using my phone… Continue reading As they fall asleep, praise.