6 08 / 2016

How, then, shall we pray?

By | August 6th, 2016|Grief & Loss, Spiritual Encouragement, Widowhood|0 Comments

There is so much wisdom in the scriptures about prayer. You don't have to look far to see the power of prayer, the necessity of prayer or even the constructs of prayer. God lovingly shows us all of this if we seek His word. One of my greatest privileges, especially during this hard year, has [...]

4 07 / 2016

An Open Letter to Husbands on Valentine’s Day

By | July 4th, 2016|Widowhood|0 Comments

Well, it's my first Valentine's Day since Tom met the Lord this past summer. He was the great love of my life and I am incredibly grateful for the years that God granted us to love one another. So here's the thing. I've never been a huge fan of this holiday. I am not a [...]

4 07 / 2016

Cooking Lasagna…and Other Life-changing Moments

By | July 4th, 2016|Widowhood|0 Comments

If you're anything like me, you have a strong tendency to focus on your weaknesses, those inadequacies that glare at you in the mirror or get highlighted by some amazing, capable, got-it-all-together friend who you force yourself to love despite the painful comparisons you make. No? This isn't you? Well, you can stop reading then. [...]