Have you seen Disney's Moana? It's the story of a strong young woman (who will one day be the chief of her people!) who sets out on a journey to restore balance to the world by returning the stolen heart of the goddess Te Fiti. Not only is this the story of a vibrant female … Continue reading Disney’s Moana and Restoring the Divine Feminine
It's Sunday, and I find myself counting my blessings from the past week. Life has been busy, but good, especially on the spiritual side of things. I would like to encourage you, no matter what you believe, to spend a little time focusing on something greater than yourself each day, even if you only have … Continue reading Gratitude Sunday
She will pursue her lovers but not catch them; she will seek them but not find them. She will think: ‘I will go back to my former husband, for then it was better for me than now.’ Hosea 2:7 God called me Gomer last week. Yes, that Gomer; the promiscuous wife of the prophet Hosea. … Continue reading God Called Me Gomer, Then Rescued My Heart
Today is Memorial Day. Today, I remember those who gave their lives in sacrifice. I remember the bravery and courage of the men and women of our armed forces, who faced death and lost, in service of something bigger. I remember those who were loved. I remember those who were not. I remember those whose … Continue reading Today, I Remember…
In my life this week…things are getting back on track. Spring break is over, all the major holidays are over, the weather is gorgeous, and life is fully back in swing. We had a good week of learning and I feel pretty satisfied. The house could be cleaner, but then again, the house could *always* … Continue reading The Homeschool Mother’s Journal
It's Easter Sunday. My Savior lives and he made a way for me. Today, I am beyond thankful for that. I don't need to add anything else to my list. I am overwhelmed by the gift of God's grace. My heart is full, my cup runneth over.
It's Holy Week. It would have been easy for me to miss it this year. I still have boxes to unpack, homework assignments due, three kids to teach and raise, a husband to love and cherish, a house that needs cleaning, dishes that need washing, and a stressful three-round trip to the DMV. Need I … Continue reading It Happens