#weKin Kids Mar24

#weKin Kids

There are so many things I love about spending my Sundays with the kids in my church. Of course the fact that the Kid’s Life building is a loud, fun, brightly colored, filled with laughter kind of place brings its own appeal. And the individuals who make up the Kid’s Life team, make...

When You Don’t Give All The Backpacks Away Aug27

When You Don’t...

Two weeks ago we put on our sixth annual Great Big Backpack Give at NWLife Church. What a great day it was. After the crazy torrential downpour we had experienced the evening before, I spent much of the night praying that the weather would change, and the grass would dry. We were not...

First Steps May05

First Steps

This kid right here turns 11 this month. 11 on the 11th actually. His big golden birthday and he’s been sure to remind us of that fact more than a few times. I remember being so worried when I found out I was pregnant with Carter. At only 21 years of age and a year into married life – he...

Finding God In Their Smiles Dec16

Finding God In Their...

I have very much been enjoying the current teaching series at my church – Finding God (in some of the most unusual and unexpected places). The last few weeks have challenged us as a church to look for God in places we may never have thought to look before – in the dark, in the smallness,...

I See Your Light Oct17

I See Your Light

DJ and I have been a part of the same church for nine years now. That means kids who were in children’s ministry when I started, are now considered adults. While some have left and moved on – there are still those I keep in touch with. Many I even continue to see on Sunday...

Hope Continued Sep17

Hope Continued

This past Sunday I had the opportunity to share for our One Hit Wonder series. You can listen to my message or any of the messages from the series by clicking here. The topic was to be something that is near and dear to our hearts, and I knew a message on hope was where I wanted my focus to...