Destress, Declutter & Rediscover Wonder this Holiday Season

How do the holidays fit you? Like a glove? A suit and tie, a festive party dress, comfy PJ's? Or a straight-jacket? My love affair with the holidays began early,…

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4 Life-changing Lessons from a Real Disney Princess

What do joy, kindness and pixie dust have in common? Kayla Marie Adkins. Our family's love affair with Kayla began when she and our oldest daughter, Bethany, were in Kindergarten.…

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Surrendering Control to a Loving God—Control Freak Confessions Part 2

Talking with my brother recently—I wish over coffee—we mulled over our controlling tendencies.  Beginning in childhood, we all acquire a few battle scars: Chronic chaos Loss of a loved one…

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Anxiety Lessons from a Distressed Momma’s Prayers

Freshly graduated at 17, we prepared to send our daughter to Nepal and India for 8 weeks. At one point in the process, problems arose. Our missionary advocate relayed hesitantly,…

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Lent—Discovering the Jesus Your Heart Longs For—Unimaginable Love

This Lent season, come lean in and lock eyes with the One who changed the world and discover His unimaginable love! After His final, earnest discourse in Kidron Valley with His…

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