A 10-Minute Prayer for our Military

I can’t imagine military living;  surrendering your own will for the greater good and putting yourself in harms way for the sake of your country. There are a few good men in my own life who are veterans, and I rarely set aside time to think about the sacrifices they have made for our country.…

After the Election: 10 Things Christians Can Do

In a few short hours, I will be casting my vote for the next President of the United States. I do not know who will win the election, and even if my party’s candidate wins, I doubt I will be in a celebratory mood. This election season has been exhausting, and both candidates have failed…

How Do You Wear Your Faith?

I’m obsessed with all the amazing boutique clothing stores that are creating faith based jewelry and clothing. There’s nothing like waking up and choosing your outfit based on what message you feel like wearing that day. A few of my favorite t-shirt messages are: “A Little Bit of Coffee & a Whole Lot of Jesus” “Don’t…

Fixing our Perception of the Perfect Mom

The perfect mom is far from perfect. She has not got it all figured out, nor does she expect to. She is constantly falling short of her own expectations and well-versed in the art of seeking forgiveness from her children. Her perfection lies in her willingness to continually ask God, “How can I be a…

20 Inspirational Quotes + Free Graphics Download

I have a special treat for you today.  Over the past few months, I’ve been working hard to grow my community over on Instagram.  This photo-driven social media platform is quickly becoming one of my favorite places to hang out. Although I love to share lots of real-life photos on Instagram, my primary goal is to be…

The Girl Behind the Blog: An Interview with Sarah Koontz

I was tickled pink when my blogging friend, Mary Hill, invited me to participate in her series “31 Christian Bloggers who Inspire Me to Walk Closer with Christ.” It was fun to share a few pieces of my personal story that I haven’t yet had the opportunity to blog about, including my testimony and favorite…