TGIF: Sharing is Caring

Hello Dear Readers! Here in Northern Colorado today it is cloudy and cool, not the kind of weather I always enjoy, but just perfect for sitting in a coffee shop sipping cider and pulling together a few gems for your enjoyment.   I just saw this gal at the Hope*Writer’s Guided Writing Retreat last weekend, […]

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Hospitality: You CAN take it with you.

Dear Reader, Maybe you are wondering if hospitality is always something you invite people into. Is it indelibly rooted in place and time? Do you have to cook for it to be hospitality? What if you share a house with roommates who aren’t interested in hosting people? Or what if your home right now is […]

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Humility is the heart of Hospitality

Welcome to week two of our series on Hospitality! I’m glad you are here, and I know it’s not by accident. Today I am tackling the subject of Humility in Hospitality, a crucial but often forgotten element of true hospitality.  Imagine the upper room; 12 dusty sweaty men sitting there. Hungry and ready for supper, […]

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TGIF: Sharing is Caring

Hello lovely Readers. It’s Friday again, and I am so thankful to be drinking my second cup of coffee and sitting here at a lovely coffee shop enjoying the Colorado sunshine through the window. It’s been a doozie of a week, and God full on wrecked me yesterday. Ugly cry, all the snot and tears…and […]

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This small loaf, this small house

Dear Reader, as a professional home-body and home-maker, it is my opinion that all the best things happen at home. Home is a gift from the Lord, whether it’s large or small, in good repair or disrepair. And because God is Sovereign, I know that where my home is, and how it is set up, […]

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TGIF: Sharing is Caring

It’s time to share a few little tidbits that I found encouraging as we prepare for Sabbath this weekend. I know I feel like my soul is in severe need of rest, and these posts encouraged me today, as I hope they will you.   Four little ways to find and protect your pace by Jeana […]

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For the first snow; a reminder to be thankful

In Colorado, we enjoy the predictably unpredictable and dramatic changes in the weather. Yesterday I was in the mountains and was perfectly comfortable in jeans and a tank top; today a few inches of slushy snow cover everything and a branch and dozens of leaves have fallen from my neighbors tree onto my car. (Don’t […]

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TGIF: Sharing is Caring

Hey all! I know it’s been a couple weeks since I did a Sharing post, but for your weekend, here a couple resources that I thought were helpful in light of this season and this week.  Prayer: What difference does it make? By Shauna Letellier This post was a good reminder of the power of […]

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Come Lord Jesus; My Prayer of Hope when my Heart is Heavy

“Nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. There will be great earthquakes, and in various places famines and pestilences. And there will be terrors and great signs from heaven. But before all this they will lay their hands on you and persecute you, delivering you up to the synagogues and prisons, and you […]

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