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Esther Who Stepped Up

  Welcome to week 6 of Women in the Bible: Beautiful and Brave the series! Each week for 10 weeks on Whimsical Wednesday, we are studying the most beautiful and brave women in the Bible. At the end of this post, you will find the prior articles in the series. Be sure to check them out! This […]

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Bible Reading Plans for Proverbs

Have you ever asked yourself “How does God really work in our lives?” One of the ways I’m confident of his work is when he places an idea in front of me multiple times. I guess I’m a tad (ok, extremely) hard-headed and I need more than once to understand that this thought is from […]

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You Are A Child of the Most High God and Bible Reading Challenge Check-In

Hey there! Monday already? Where does the week go? By now, you know what Monday means- it’s time to check in for the Bible reading challenge. Just in case you are having any struggles to read the Bible each day (and sometimes, it is very challenging, I’ll admit!), then I wanted to encourage you today. […]

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What Does Beautiful and Brave Really Mean

Includes a children’s book giveaway What does beautiful and brave really mean?   In an age when beauty seems to be revered more than ever, the saying that it’s only skin deep seems to be more true than ever. While the digital age pummels our vision with what seems to be beautiful and society promotes […]

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Mary Who Anointed the Lord

Welcome to week 5 of Women in the Bible: Beautiful and Brave series! Each week for 10 weeks, we are studying the most beautiful and brave women in the Bible. At the end of this post, you will find the prior articles in the series. This week we are taking a look at Mary who anointed […]

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10 Innovative Ways to Read A Scripture Verse A Day

When I was a kid, I remember having a box of Bible verses that was shaped in a loaf of bread. Anyone else have one of those growing up? There were seasons when we read a verse a day at breakfast and I remember a time when my mom gave each of us a turn […]

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Bible Reading Challenge Check-In

Hey there! Monday has arrived and I’m checking in with you on the Bible Reading Challenge. Thanks for keeping me accountable. At this point in the reading, I’m a couple days behind. To be honest, I don’t have a good reason for it other than last week, our family had several things go wrong and […]

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Trusting God’s Plan (and a little help from Lysa TerKeurst)

Post includes a 2 book giveaway of the NEW children’s book by Lysa TerKeurst, “It Will Be Okay” Trusting God’s plan isn’t an easy thing for us as humans, is it? We simply want to know the plan. Our questions often include: What is the purpose of this problem or circumstance? How could something good […]

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Ruth Who Dedicated Herself: Women in the Bible Week 4

Welcome to week 4 of Women in the Bible: Beautiful and Brave series! Each week for 10 weeks, we are studying the most beautiful and brave women in the Bible. At the end of this post, you will find the prior articles in the series. This week we are visiting Ruth, who dedicated herself. Ruth holds […]

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A Prayer of Love Over My Child

A Prayer of Love Over My Child Dear Father, As a parent, You are the perfect example Of love and how it gives. You gave your one and only son Because you love the world. The depth of your love cannot be measured. The largeness of it cannot be sized. Will you help the one […]

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Bible Reading Challenge Check-In

  Welcome to Monday! I thought you would enjoy this photo my niece took in the mountains of West Virginia. Isn’t it beautiful? Here we are at the Bible Reading Challenge check-in once more. We have 11 more Monday check-in’s to go! If you are reading through the Bible with us this year, then congrats […]

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20 Questions to Ask Those You Love

Last weekend I read a book I could not put down. Really. I kept thinking about it when it wasn’t in my hand. While those who know me well might argue that statement applies to every book, that’s not true.  Occasionally as a blogger, I receive books before they are released and this book was completely […]

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Hannah Who Poured Out Her Soul: Women in the Bible Week 3

Welcome to week 3 in our current series of Women in the Bible: Beautiful and Brave! I’m thrilled to discuss our featured guest today, Hannah, the  mother of Samuel. Front and center in my book, The Sensational Scent of Prayer, Hannah is near and dear to my heart. I spent several months studying Hannah and […]

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9 Family Favorite Bible Games

At the beginning of the cooler temperatures here  in Ohio, my thoughts have turned towards more indoor activities for spending great family time together. My husband is a true board game lover and when I tell you I don’t know how many board games he has, I really mean it. “A whoooooole yot,” as my three year […]