Welcome to my happy space. Yes, I said happy. This is the place where I get to share my heart, my hope, and at times my hurts through the written word. It is the space where God's Word and my soul connect to create snippets of joy, hope, and peace. I pray that as you journey through these pages you will gain insight and inspiration, and that through these memoirs and moments, your heart will find a happy space of joy and rest in Jesus. Welcome in, friends! I'm so glad you stopped by.
Podcast: Play in new window | Download Several years back I had the privilege of hosting a conference through Anchored Souls Ministries and as a part of that conference my friends Aimee and Melissa created a Quiet Reflection Room for ladies to use during the day. In today’s podcast, I have a heartfelt talk with
Fog. That’s all I could see this morning as I headed off to work. Dense and deep, like a haze of white and gray matter, my driving became slow and steady, my eyes on hyper-alert. I knew the way, but knowing the way isn’t always enough. Sight is necessary when navigating to a destination.
Solitude. Quiet. Sleep. Freedom from busyness. An unhurried and peaceful way of living. All of these words paint a picture of rest to me. Lazy afternoons. Unhurried mornings. Hours and hours to read, write, or think. But those kinds of days—they make movies, not my calendar. On the precipice of 2019, God entrusted with
Podcast: Play in new window | Download When God created us, He created us with emotional needs. He designed us with the need for love, respect, security, significance as well as much more. Unfortunately, we tend to try to get our needs met in ways that don’t bring fulfillment and leave us discouraged. Many times
Podcast: Play in new window | Download Allow me to introduce my friend Cynthia Stuckey to you. She is a Georgia girl who loves all things writing, cooking, and creating. She’s down-to-earth, kind and compassionate, and did I mention she’s an incredible friend? Well she is! And today you get to eavesdrop on a conversation
“Set a guard over my mouth, Lord; keep watch over the door of my lips.” That’s Psalm 141:3, and I’ve been praying it a lot lately, as I’ve been struggling with letting my emotions control my tongue rather than the Spirit of God. Do you ever struggle with saying something you shouldn’t to someone out
Can I just say … I am thankful to be rid of 2017! Last year began with pain, frustration, and disappointment. I had just endured shoulder surgery and the recovery was difficult. Pain was my constant companion and adapting to my limitations caused me much frustration. I’m sure that’s why God planted the word grace