We are here in some uncharted territory. Finding ourselves navigating the day to day, but we aren’t even sure how. Asking questions of why and when. Faith is the answer to all of my questions. Having faith that the choices I am making are the right ones. Having faith that we will know when this […]
How will you do in a storm? Are you prepared? Will you rise to help others or will you fall and feel bad for yourself? When we are stewardly with our time, energy, money and resources we feel more prepared for when times get hard. Cooking a meal, buying a cup of coffee, offering someone […]
Over the last 4+ years of blogging I have been open about the fact that I believe in God and church is a regular part of my life. Faith! Faith is having a trust or belief in something, a higher power. It doesn’t have to be a religion, just something. When we have something to […]
At my home church we sign this as our benediction every week!! It speaks into our spirit, calls us to action and challenges us to deepen our faith. Go out and do all the good you can!
Before I opened my eyes this morning I prayed. I prayed to God for our relationship, I prayed for my husband, my children, my home, our jobs and the vehicles that get us to our jobs. I thanked God for the opportunity to sit on the couch and watch my 7th Super Bowel, with chili […]
You know what I realized today??? Today I realized that my ex hasn’t been the problem in my life for the last 6 years. His wife hasn’t been the problem in my life for the last 6 years. The infidelity hasn’t even been the problem in the last 6 years. I have been the […]
Rev. Melanie- When I think of women who taught me, inspired me and drove me the most to be a good person, you are at the top of that list. You saw me through some very rough times. Times when I didn’t make the best choices. When I was a teenager and made stupid mistakes, […]