Waiting On God

hope, hope while you are waiting, hope for your marriage, hope for wives of addicts, hope coach

There’s just something about starting your day with God. I was reading New Morning Mercies by Paul David Tripp, and today was all about persevering. There’s something to be said for waiting on God. We live in a fast-paced world. Have you noticed? Long gone are the days when you had to wait for any … Read more

A Few Things About Hope

hope, hope in Jesus, where do you get your hope, when hope is hard to find, hope coach, life coach, hope for hard relationships

New Morning Mercies, a devotional by Paul David Tripp, gives me much to ponder throughout the day since I added reading from this book full of biblical nuggets to my time spent with God in the morning. Hope is what grabbed my attention today. I’m all about hope. I’ve spent times in my life without … Read more

Doing The Hard Thing As A Wife Of An Addict

relationships, living with an addict living with an addict, setting boundaries setting boundaries, honoring relationships with boundaries honoring relationships, ways to deal with a dysfunctional relationship

Doing the hard thing is a part of life and it’s a given that rough times will come. Dealing with difficult relationships is often the road less traveled because life can be hard, especially for the wife of an addict, but there is so much to learn by taking the path most people don’t. Saying … Read more

Living In The Cracks

Have you ever hear of the phrase “in the cracks”? Let me give you a point of reference. Some of my writer friends who feel called to write, sometimes say they have to find the time to write. It’s like writing in the cracks of real life. What this phrase means to them when it … Read more

A Plan For Your Life

Jeremiah 29:11 says, “For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” (ESV). I was thinking about the struggles I have had in my life. Not so much questioning why things happened, or if I … Read more

A Plan For Your Life

Jeremiah 29:11 says, “For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” (ESV). I was thinking about the struggles I have had in my life. Not so much questioning why things happened, or if I … Read more

Four Hours

Seven years ago, my family and I moved into a house in a neighborhood with a venue, which is most often used for weddings. I have written about this before, but with a different bent in Wedding Venue. The wedding season has begun and Saturday was picture perfect. My house sits at a vantage point … Read more

Four Hours

Seven years ago, my family and I moved into a house in a neighborhood with a venue, which is most often used for weddings. I have written about this before, but with a different bent in Wedding Venue. The wedding season has begun and Saturday was picture perfect. My house sits at a vantage point … Read more

God Never Fails

One of my favorite worship songs is Do It Again by Mack Brock, Chris Brown, Matt Redman and Steven Furtick, released in 2018. The song itself builds with the beat and general feel, but those lyrics… The very first line; “Walking around these walls, I thought by now they’d fall”. Have you been there? Who … Read more

What I Saw

I recently attended an engagement party for a young couple who are getting married later this year. It was a happy occasion, with lots of family and friends in attendance. It’s hard to be at a party when you don’t know many of the guests. I didn’t stay long because of that, but I was … Read more