Friday Favorites

I read a lot of blogs. There are people who I check in with daily, and there are others that just pique my interest with their titles as they go flying by on Twitter. I love hearing other people's thoughts, peering into their lives and learning from what God is telling them. I fully intended … Continue reading Friday Favorites


You’re {Not} All I Need?

Try to look up the following phrases in your Bible and you won't find them: "my everything" "my all in all" "all I need" These phrases are popular in Christian music. They're also quite common when talking about relationships. Josh and I started dating during the "I Kissed Dating Good-bye" era of youth group. Everyone … Continue reading You’re {Not} All I Need?

Finding the Strength in Dependence

I hate asking for help. I hate letting people help me, even when I don’t ask for it. I’ve always been an absurdly independent person. My first sentence as a child was, “Sissa do it self.” That has made my present situation all the more difficult. As most of you know, I am pregnant with … Continue reading Finding the Strength in Dependence


Eli would play MarioKart 24/7 if we let him. I thought that we'd have until he was a teenager to deal with this, but the video game obsession has struck young in our son. We had friends visiting from out-of-town last week and Eli begged every one of them to play MarioKart with him. He's … Continue reading MarioKart