‘Beautiful Mess’ Moms

The big launch of Beautiful Mess is here, and I couldn’t be more excited to see what God is going to do in the hearts of moms through this wonderful Bible Study written just for moms . . . by moms. The entire team at LifeWay that worked hard to get Beautiful Mess into your hands this spring was a joy to work with, and we all really enjoyed the process. It is out belief that God does seem to be up to something big through Beautiful Mess. For … [Read more...]

Get The Grime Out – Mop Optional

“Why would you mop the floor...it doesn’t even look dirty?  Besides, it’s just gonna get dirty again?” I giggled and kept my head down, steady on the task. My son had just moved all the furniture out of my way and vacuumed the kitchen floor, it was now up to me to do my part of the shared chore. I must admit, for a few seconds I considered his point of view. It really didn’t look dirty. But I knew it was. We live on a little ranch … [Read more...]

“Bing” – God Has a Message For You

Reading the word of God truly is like daily unlocking a mystery that is revealed personally to me each day. I don’t know why I am still amazed at how God will speak to me through His word. So much so that I thank Him out loud, and often. If you are not someone who takes time to read and ponder the Bible I want to challenge you to try it for 30 days. Come on, 30 days...isn’t it worth the time and effort to see what God wants to reveal to … [Read more...]

Six Word Challenge

This morning as I was turning the page in my Bible I zeroed in on six words and sat staring at the page. My mind filled with thoughts from my past...and my present. I became somewhat mesmerized as I contemplated what I was peering down at. I have long been amazed at how my Heavenly Father speaks to me and reveals Himself through His word. There are passages that I have been known to camp out on for quite some time as it seems a nuance is … [Read more...]