family ministry · my journey

letting go of my dreams for 2014

I'm a dreamer by nature.  I used to get distracted as a child because I was often daydreaming.  As an adult, I still daydream about the life I wish I had or hope to have.  I'm also a planner by nature.  I used to have a blueprint of how my life was suppose to be.… Continue reading letting go of my dreams for 2014

family ministry · kidmin · kids funnies, warm & fuzzies

Christmas Eve Service with a 1st Grader…

I returned from Christmas Eve service at my church couple hours ago.  I had the joy of sitting next to a first grader... She's just an adorable little girl with a sense of humor that has me laughing non-stop!!!  She also has some spunk and sarcasm in her, which I just love!!!  I just had… Continue reading Christmas Eve Service with a 1st Grader…

christian life · family ministry · kidmin · randoms stuff

The Art of Asking Why…

  At one point in our lives, we were really good at it.  In fact, we were so good at it that it probably drove our parents absolutely crazy!  We used to be so good at asking why...  because we were trying to understand the world around us... but somewhere between ages 3 and adulthood,… Continue reading The Art of Asking Why…

family · family ministry

Elevate & Celebrate Fathers…

Disclaimer:  I'm a little sensitive about this... but you'll find out why if you read on! If I remember correctly, about three weeks prior to Mother's Day, I started seeing blogs, facebook posts, hallmark commercials, articles, and ads about mother's day... about how we need to appreciate mothers and stories and stories about how awesome… Continue reading Elevate & Celebrate Fathers…

family ministry · kidmin · leadership

What I’ve Been Reading… And Been On My Mind…

I've been doing a lot of catching up on reading due to insomnia... The things I've been reading has me thinking even more.... I have a habit of reading 3-5 books at a time. Currently, I've been focusing on Dreaming of More by Michelle Anthony and ReWork by Jason Fried & David Heinemeier. I highly… Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading… And Been On My Mind…