Where my faith and creativity collide! A freedom freelancer, prayerful painter and clarion for Christ.

TOMORROW I AM A GUEST BLOGGER ON {IN}COURAGE-Thank you so much to all of my readers for taking this journey with me!

Hello Awesome Readers, Several months ago, I submitted a post for consideration as a guest blogger on an amazing Christ-centered community blog: (in)courage-Daily Devotional for Women THEY ACCEPTED MY SUBMISSION AND LET ME KNOW THE DAY MY POST WOULD GO LIVE! May 21, 2016 has been starred on my calendar since that update and I cannot believe it is tomorrow! […]

(Week 7) Happy Valentine’s Day to Those Who Will One Day Hold My Children’s Hearts Forever!

Since my blog is an online journal of sorts, I thought it would be a great idea to log this letter for my future daughters-in-law and son-in-law.  Whoever these special people are, they are greatly loved; they have a future home to call theirs and another set of parents who love them unconditionally! Dear future wives of my boys and […]

Reasons to Write

Reasons to write The job of a scribe when they gather their tribe Is to encourage, empower and educate To stir up love and snuff out hate! To deepen the shallow To work through pain To lift the low To see sun in the rain To capture our moments To encourage with hope To grieve with the grieving To help […]

Watermarked by God

Watermarked by God “God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.” Genesis 1:27 NASB   In Christ, we are watermarked. What does that mean? A watermark is a faint design made in paper during manufacture, which is visible when held against the light and typically identifies the […]

The Introvert and The Tailgate

One from the archives-a sweet memory to relive and reblog.  It was fun to go back and add pictures from the whole season that tell our “tailgate story” for 2014! God can get all the glory where ever we may be!

What do our lives REPORT? May 30, 2015

Our lives REPORT something.   What? We tweet, post and publish what we SUPPORT. What? The way we walk tells a story.  Is it a story worth the read? Are we responsible with our words? Are we responsible in deed? How we answered all those questions paints a picture we should see. To close our eyes or look away, doesn’t change reality. An […]

Separation Anxiety: May 24, 2015 

(11 )”What have you done?” asked Samuel. Saul replied, “When I saw that the men were scattering and that you did not come at the set time and that the Philistines were assembling at Micmash, (12) I thought ‘Now the Philistines will come down against me at Gilgal and I have not sought the Lord’s favor.’ So I felt compelled […]