September

“Hey Monique, How are you?” I nervously laughed and said, “Good, Todd. How are you?” “I’m good too. I was just talking to my grandma about you. This is crazy that you called.” His grandma? How sweet is that? His smooth calm voice had a way of easing my nerves. We laughed a few times … More September

Through the Darkness

Two years ago I️ woke up to what would intensify an incredibly hard season. Trying to formulate the words of see you later to my dad was difficult. Seeing the pain from my brother was heartbreaking. The anxiety and grief was becoming a beast I️ couldn’t face alone. I️ remember hoping that I’d never lose … More Through the Darkness

Dear Monique,

Dear Monique, I hope today you see that you can do anything. I hope you see that the things that make you feel afraid, dont need to hold you back. I hope you see, that God speaks to you. That you don’t just randomly have thoughts, but God drops things in your heart, that are … More Dear Monique,

8:28 

When people hear about what 2015 looked like for me and my family I usually get one response. “Oh my gosh. You lost both of them? So close to each other. I’m sorry.” The shock of all that I’ve been through is one thing but the thing that continues to shock me is that I … More 8:28 

Search My Heart

There’s so many answers offered when you ask the question why not? For someone who is an over thinker (like I am) the endless solutions create anxiety self doubt and criticism in my mind. I’m not enough is a normal voice that sounds off. Believing I must do more or lose more then the desires … More Search My Heart

Constant Surrender

Want to know what’s really hard? being all there. “We don’t yet see things clearly. We’re squinting in a fog, peering through a mist. But it won’t be long before the weather clears and the sun shines bright! We’ll see it all then, see it all as clearly as God sees us, knowing him directly just … More Constant Surrender

Adventure Awaits

Sometimes adventure is found in the waiting.  In the times where answers are not clear and passions continue to burn. It’s found in the choice of writing one more line even when you don’t feel enough. It’s found in the letting go of expectations, daydreams, pressures you put on yourself and others. It’s found in … More Adventure Awaits

Dear Christians,

“May our dependably steady and warmly personal God develop maturity in you so that you get along with each other as well as Jesus gets along with us all. Then we’ll be a choir—not our voices only, but our very lives singing in harmony in a stunning anthem to the God and Father of our … More Dear Christians,