Conversation with a teacher about teens & life – Part 2

Teacher of 21+ years and parent of a sophomore & senior talks with a parent of an 8th grader & freshman about various struggles in parenting, encouraging other humans as we all do the best that we can, and partnering with teachers to rally a team of support for our future generations. This is one…

Don’t let your lack of followers limit you

Have you ever felt, "I don't have a large following on social media, so I guess I can't do x, y, z..." I hear this often from other writers and artists and, sometimes, depending on what new venture I'm about to jump into, these thoughts cross my mind as well. I try not to let…

God knows you and is preparing you (Exodus 13:17-18)

God purposely did not immediately lead the people straight to the promised land, which by the way, wasn't empty!! (See Deuteronomy 1:19 and beyond for a recap of what happened thus far in their 'going into the land that God promised them' journey.) They had to go and TAKE IT from the people who were…

Struggles and faith in parenting and beyond

Woke up with a strong desire to worship and pray for specific needs and specific people today. What came out was me sharing about struggles of doubt and faith in my pre-teen child, how God responded to my prayer and plea for His help in this situation through different people, what they said that really…