8,434

8,434 days. That is how many days we had with our boy here on earth. Not every day was perfect, I made a lot of mistakes as his mom. And since he was older and had moved out on his own there were many days we didn’t see or hear from him in the last 4 years. But...

From the Beginning

Written for my blog in 2012….I encourage you to take some time today and write down some of your story!One of the things that I like most about writing is reading other people’s “story”.  Hearing how God has worked in the lives of others, changing them.  We...

Brief moments of relief

Tonight Karlena was getting ready to leave for Awana and she said she wasn’t sure she wanted to go, I think her exact words were “these days I guess I just like to be around my family more…” So sweet, but I also knew that going would be good...

Because I understand darkness too

I have been trying to clean up some of my emails. Admittedly I am searching too. Searching for something that Isaac sent over the years, or I sent to him. Often, I reach for my phone even now to text him something quick and remember just as quickly that he isn’t there...

What are you putting your trust in?

James 1:3-4 says this: “For you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” I looked up the definition of steadfastness this morning and...