Is appreciation really an art?

 I think that it is. Like any art, it takes time to cultivate.  It takes intention. It takes practice and sometime, it takes sacrifice. And what better time to begin refining the art of appreciation than in the month in which we celebrate Thanksgiving? I think that by default, many of us are complainers. (raises hand) […]

Summer Scripture memory 2 + a Giveaway!

Hi there! I’m so glad you’re back for week 2 of Summer Scripture Memory. How did it go with week one for you? (If you missed it, click here to catch up!) I’ll just say that it isn’t perfect yet in our house, but we’re trying. It’s pretty cute hearing my 3 year old say […]

the answer is YES!

(from the archives. originally posted 7.10.2012) As I have said before, I (un-biasedly!) think my hubby is both an excellent preacher and pastor. Every week, he spends hours and hours studying, writing, researching, and praying over each and every sermon. Last week, he preached about God keeping his promises. One of the verses Ben used […]

Free Scripture Printable- Making a House a Home

I love having visible reminders in my home of the word of God- it’s so refreshing and encouraging- and sometimes convicting. It’s really part of what makes our house a home for us. I love this verse- Psalm 45:11- it reminds me that no matter what others think of me, my God thinks I’m beautiful! […]

on my heart tonight…

What’s better than cheap? {Free scripture printables!}

So I’ve been writing all month about ways you can save money. {If you’ve missed any posts, you can click here!} Even better than cheap items are free ones, right? Well, I’ve created three free scripture printables for you! All you have to do is subscribe to this blog by e-mail, and you’ll receive your […]