Praying Through Decluttering

Clutter. Stuff can so easily accumulate and clutter. But this post isn't about capsule wardrobes, donating to charity or living simply (all good things, though). It's about continuously choosing joy  while decluttering our minds and homes - with God's love, through God's love, for the love of our families. Picking up after family members - [...]

The Greatest Commandment – Strength

Physical strength is something that...well, doesn't come easy to me! I don't have a lot muscles, or a lot of extra time work building them! On better days though, I can feel the energy flowing - thanks caffeine - and feel the sudden need to DO ALL THE THINGS. Do you ever feel like this? [...]

The Greatest Commandment: Soul

Water. Covered. Everything. Well, every inch of the floor. My feet were completely submerged in an ocean of water...gushing from our busted water heater. Unfortunately, we didn't realize the problem until 12 hours into the constant cascade of water onto the basement tile and carpet. Although a flooded basement is par for the course for [...]

The Greatest Commandment – One

Welcome to part one of my new Weekly Brew Devotional series - The Greatest Commandment! Today I want to jump head first into Scripture. No need to grab your Bible...here's what I'm looking at: On Saturday, I introduced this Scripture and gave a brief background on what Jesus is quoting. This Hebrew prayer was so [...]

Weekly Brew: Worth More Than Gold

Yesterday I stumbled across a pin with 20 writing prompts for spiritual journaling. I'm a journal junkie, and obviously, a Pinterest junkie, so I couldn't pass up a quick glance. Before I could double click, one prompt jumped right off the page and really made me think: The most significant area of my life that is not finding its way into [...]