Life

Feeling Like A Failure After Someone Lets You Down? So did Samuel.

  Samuel was a prophet and leader of Israel, who anointed the country’s first two kings: Saul and David. Saul had significant failings in his leadership, and God intended to raise up David to replace him. Before that happened, we see Samuel’s dismayed reaction to this first king’s collapse. And in 1 Samuel 16:1-2, we see… Continue reading Feeling Like A Failure After Someone Lets You Down? So did Samuel.

Food

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Brownie Trifle

Happy 2017! It’s been a little while since we’ve posted anything, so I am extra excited to share this delightfully decadent dessert recipe with you today… And just in time for Valentine’s Day! If you are in need of an easy dessert that is sure to be a crowd-pleaser, look no further! This trifle has… Continue reading Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Brownie Trifle

Life

3 Moments for Maximizing Family Discipleship

When Rosalie was well on her way, curiosity about biblical parenting caught me. Parenting is just one of those biblical topics that I had not studied in depth because, up until this point, it didn’t seem especially applicable to my life (not really true… but that’s what I thought). While parenthood inched closer and closer,… Continue reading 3 Moments for Maximizing Family Discipleship

Life

Our Prenatal Genetic Testing Was Wrong: Here’s Our Story

Excitement and dread– two emotions I never imagined could exist so completely, so wholly together, and yet those emotions filled me when I heard my phone ring. Finally, a week after we were supposed to receive our results, the doctor was calling. I could not wait to find out the gender of the baby I’d… Continue reading Our Prenatal Genetic Testing Was Wrong: Here’s Our Story