Connection Between Music, Jesus and Our Kids
April 7th, 2022
My Alexa at home plays a mix of Disney soundtracks and worship music. As we try to disciple our children, music can be a great tool. A 17th century song writer gave this timeless piece of wisdom: “Wha...
The Lies We Believe and the Truths We Need
October 15th, 2021
No one talks to you more than yourself. All day long, we tell ourselves things that may or may not be true. Those words sink deep into our hearts and start to shape our identities if we allow them. Ou...
How to Embrace Hospitality with Little Ones
September 23rd, 2021
It was half past 5 on a Friday evening. I sat on the floor playing with my then 10-month-old and 2-year-old sons waiting for my husband to get home from work. I was disheveled and saggy-eyed from the ...
5 Ways to Meditate on Scripture
August 9th, 2021
The word meditation can conjure up weird ideas of people ‘chanting mantras’ while sitting on a pillow cross legged. In the Scripture, the idea of meditation is thinking deeply about God or his word. B...
Pulling Back the Curtain on Satan (Part 2)
July 7th, 2021
In my last post, we talked about one way Satan attacks us; by accusing us.There is another way Satan attacks you. He schemes to destroy our faith and our testimony by telling us lies. While his accusa...
Pulling Back the Curtain on Satan (Part 1)
May 27th, 2021
If you’re a follower of Jesus, then you need to know that you have an enemy. His name is Satan and he has other spiritual forces under his control (Eph 6:12) that all have the main purpose of destroyi...
Enough One Day Event
April 28th, 2021
If you were fortunate enough to be one of the 300 ladies who came to the Enough One-Day Event recently, you know that the day was truly amazing! From engaging worship to the impactful message, from th...
3 Ways We Try (But Fail) to Change People
April 20th, 2021
When we got our puppy years ago, the first thing we did was sign her up for obedience school. She is a beautiful black lab that we got from a local family and we named her Bella. During the 8 weeks of...
March 23rd, 2021
I overheard a hilarious story this week about a young woman who bought her first houseplant.The woman, having no prior experience caring for houseplants, decided to purchase a small succulent in hopes...
Jesus, the Real Thing
March 19th, 2021
Have you ever tried something that wasn’t as good as the real thing? Maybe you bit into a generic Oreo before realizing it wouldn’t taste the same. Maybe it was a refreshing gulp of milk, only to be m...
When We Disagree
March 9th, 2021
As we have been making our way through the book of Acts at Connection Church there is a passage that I didn’t get to talk about during a sermon. I think it’s one of the most fascinating stories in the...
White, Wheat, Rye or Spiritual?
March 5th, 2021
Going to the grocery store is an adventure for me, especially when the list from my wife is vague. She knows that if the list says “bread” she may get one of any number of interesting types of bread. ...