Grace

Percentages and Margins

and i tried to talk to myself as i would a friend… ”this is a season, it won't always feel like your percentages are completely taken up, you are normal.”

Percentages and Margins

When You Walk into the Room

The point isn’t to look for the negatives in the atmosphere but to know that God is excited to be invited into every circumstance and experience and He can shift the entire feeling in a room if you ask Him to.

When You Walk into the Room

It's Okay to Rest

I’ve been thinking a lot about the necessity of seasons and the role dormancy and death plays in life. In order for life to spring forth, something has to be buried or planted or laid down.

It's Okay to Rest

Smidge of Grace

i can sit with myself on days when i'm struggling when before i just wanted to escape into iphone land, or to target, or to anything that would distract me even a little bit from how threatened i felt

Smidge of Grace

Mom Tribes

at one point, between the blood and tears and pizza and crying, she said "kel, moms just need moms." and it struck me. that's EXACTLY what i need in this season of my life.

Mom Tribes

brave

i often feel very over-stimulated in parenthood ... it’s loud and really messy and i really like things to look pretty and keep looking pretty

brave

In The Waiting

I would love to offer a feel good story from the other side of this experience, but the truth is I am still in it. I am still waiting.

In The Waiting

Baby Steps

When we say ‘yes’ to God’s invitations, we’re usually saying yes to one step –one leg of a journey to an ultimately unknown destination.

Baby Steps

New Operating System

He invites us to upgrade our operating system – handing over our previous way of seeing, thinking, and responding for upgrades!

New Operating System

Encounter At a Yogurt Shop

God holds nothing back in the ways He comes after us. We run. He chases us. We agree with the lies the enemy spits at us? He sends His people to speak Truth over us.

Encounter At a Yogurt Shop