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December 22, 2017

Making Room

Christmas for me is a time of longing but not the kind of longing most Christian blogs will profess. Year after year I find myself ready to […]
October 18, 2017

Biblical Womanhood? Part 2

Here is another beautiful look at biblical womanhood! We are so excited about Woman Up, an opportunity for us to celebrate and encourage each woman’s distinct […]
October 11, 2017

Biblical Womanhood?

When Josh and I moved back to Cedar Rapids, his job at the time was a dual-role position. He was the Worship and Youth Pastor for […]
October 10, 2017

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!
September 13, 2017

Did you hear me?

Have you had a tough conversation lately? One that left you reeling in the aftermath, and picking up pieces of the conversation, turning them over and […]
September 7, 2017

Be You.

My twelve year old daughter loves Taylor Swift. Shocker. This past weekend she offered the full play by play of the new TS video and how […]
August 29, 2017

Good Grief

The Charlie Brown generation is familiar with his famous phrase “Good grief.” I never thought much about those words until I found myself in the middle […]
August 22, 2017

Embracing New Seasons

My son is having a rough day. There is a loudness, a faster pace, an invitation to impulse that has swirled around him for days. Today […]
August 15, 2017

Even So

My five year old (Teo) and I sat cooing at our family’s newest baby, Remy. “We love you so much, Remy!” I said, and Remy smiled […]