Finding Joy in the Stress of Caring for Others

November 16 marks one year since mom received the scary diagnosis of AML, Acute Monocytic Leukemia.  “He said acute. That’s the bad kind” were the words mom used speaking to me before her oncologist told us to go straight to the hospital to begin treatment immediately. When Life Gives You the Unexpected I was expecting a […]

Free In The Fire

Many times in my life, I’ve found myself in situations that were out of my control: times where I have felt alone and overlooked, not knowing what the future held in store.  The difficulties in life often usher in many different emotions and bring the deepest parts of our hearts to the surface.  When confronted […]


Where do we go when we get drained in life? Where do we go when we feel lost? When our future seems so foggy we can take another step? When anxiety and worry take over our hearts and minds? Where, or Whom, do we plug into to give us our power back?   If I […]

I Wasn’t Left Thirsty, There is an Oasis in the Wilderness

“Look! I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceived it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.” (Isaiah 43: 19) Have you been in a situation where you think things aren’t getting done right? Have you asked yourself many times whether you’re progressing […]