Bring Beauty

My favorite craft retailer had a sale last week. A felt kit I've been eyeing for months was finally discounted, and it landed in my cart quickly after that. I was trying not to buy anything because it's one more thing to pack, but crafts were my exception. Somehow during this season of chaos, I've … Continue reading Bring Beauty


Inspired by the song Wholehearted by For King & Country. Look how far we've come Look where we started from Best thing about it is you know we've only just begun They say life's a dance 10 percent circumstance but What great adventure ever plays out just the way you've planned it Hi God, it's … Continue reading Wholehearted

Ordinary Courage

The word courage keeps coming to mind. Like a warrior's cry, it urges me forward, but like a warning, it calls me to stop and pray. This sensation makes me wonder if God will soon call me to take a step of courage, but at the moment I'm still timid. My courage needs strengthening before … Continue reading Ordinary Courage

Door Maker

Dream with me for a minute. I want you to imagine a door at the end of a long, dark hallway. Light is streaming out from the edges, shining just bright enough to guide your steps. You stop in front and study the doorknob. It sparkles with reflected light and draws you closer. But then … Continue reading Door Maker

Dear Creators, Don’t Stop Creating

Guess what! This spring I submitted a testimonial article to the magazine She Leads Daily. They accepted it, and today I'm holding my writing in print for the very first time! Praise God! My article is featured in the summer Creative Issue. Enjoy the following slide show of my first author photos! In continuing with … Continue reading Dear Creators, Don’t Stop Creating


Inspired by the song Sparrows by Jason Gray. I have a college midterm a week from Friday. For five weeks I have been fighting to get a week ahead so I could focus on studying, but it hasn't worked. The assignments are too hard and take too much time. Now I have several long assignments … Continue reading Sparrows

I Stand Here

Inspired by the song I Stand Here by Hannah Kerr. I prayed all week about what to share today. So many things have touched me, but nothing felt right. Then I stumbled across this song. It was everything I was feeling summarized in a single melody. I set the track on a loop before the … Continue reading I Stand Here