When God’s Plans Do Not Make Sense

Eight months ago she sat in my living room and with tears filling her eyes and falling down her cheeks, she said, “I just want it to be me…I just don’t know why God has asked me to wait. I don’t know why He has called me to not pursue further treatments.”  And with those…

When Your Healing Doesn’t Seem to Come

I sat on the edge of my bed taking my blood pressure and as I waited to see the numbers, I remember thinking to myself that if it is within normal range than I am finally healed of this symptom resulting from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). However as the numbers appeared and I saw 160/92,…

Miracles Don’t Come Easy

On this day over 2,000 years ago, many stood in the streets and mourned because on that Good Friday with the crucifixion, it was their worst day. It was in that moment, the worst series of events Jesus’ followers had ever painfully witnessed. And even though Jesus had told them that He would be raised…

15 Scriptures for Your Two Week Wait

The two week wait (TWW) can be the hardest 14 days a woman wanting to conceive can endure.  And it’s because in the waiting, in the wondering, and in the hoping, our emotions go up and down…and up and then back down.  We can turn into a one woman circus show as we believe with…

God’s Whisper to You

This weekend will mark one year since our foster princess turned four and had her first birthday party. Well, not exactly her first birthday party, but her first themed Minnie Mouse birthday party with all the works; pizza, extravagant cake, colorful balloons, decorations, friends, bounce houses, and presents…lots and lots of presents… I often find…

The Broken Pieces

The wand shattered and the jewels went flying across the room as our foster princess accidentally dropped her new Elsa wand on the floor.  And as I sat there in my chair, waiting for her reaction, I held my breath.  I wasn’t sure if she would cry, throw a fit or do both. But to…