Advent begins today. I am looking forward to a slow Christmas season. One that takes in the wonder of the gift of Christ. Each day I plan to start my day by reading Ann Voskamp’s new Christmas devotional, The Greatest Gift: Unwrapping the Full Love Story of Christmas. It’s not too late to get a […]
Today, take 13 minutes and watch this video about Timothy’s Gift and the Hope Tour. I guarantee you will be touched. What an incredible program. Subscribers, click here to watch. To learn more about Timothy’s Gift, click here.
You might remember that when Matthew went on his World Vision trip to Sri Lanka last year, I bought two Thomas the Train t-shirts – one for Elias and one for our sponsor child Vidharshan. This was a tangible way we could talk about Vidharshan with Elias – that he was a little boy, just […]
Angie and I are SO excited about this fall’s Bloom Book Club selection. This book is one of my favorite Christian books that I have read in recent years. Check out our video announcement Buy the book here and go to the Bloom page for the study schedule. Hope you’ll join us. I don’t think […]
Let’s start this week by doing something big together, shall we? I have been a long-time supporter of Mercy House, which is a maternity home for women in Kenya. These women chose to be mothers, despite not often being pregnant by choice because of rape or prostitution for food. The healing and restoration that happens […]
Love this photo of Matthew with our sponsor child, Carlos (Photo credit: Laura Reinhardt) Matthew has been in Guatemala all week. It’s hard to believe he comes home tomorrow! Have you been following the #WVbloggers hashtag on Twitter? It’s such a great group of writers. Here are a few must-read posts: The Slums Are Alive […]
This week I have several fun posts on (in)courage that I wanted to quickly mention. My July posts is all about creating glorious summer memories. I think it will really resonate with many of you. Please leave a comment while you are there and share about the glorious memories you are making. The Bloom Book […]
As many of you know, I work full-time outside the home. Will you join me on (in)courage today as I share 12 Ways to Love & Serve in the Workplace? xo
I watched this video yesterday and was incredibly touched by Zach’s story in so many ways. As a mother. As someone who works at a Children’s hospital. As a sister. As a Christian. As a person. This morning I got choked up telling Matthew about it this morning. Take 20 minutes to watch this video. […]
Today I’m on (in)courage talking about some recent struggles and a lesson learned, as well as sharing a song that has really impacted me. Will you visit there today?