My Faith Leaves a Mark

My Faith Leaves a Mark

When my third baby was just 10.5 weeks in my belly, a sonogram technician decided to take a measurement she shouldn't have taken just yet, and we were thrust into a drama over whether my child would have a genetic disorder or not. His nuchal fold (which shouldn't have...
Revive Nights: Thoughts on Wonder + Grace

Revive Nights: Thoughts on Wonder + Grace

I'm in the process of prepping my message for our next Revive Nights event (scheduled for November 1st here in Tampa!), and it's like it always is — a bunch of excitement and apprehension all twisted up into one gorgeous knot. I'm excited when I think about...
He Prepares a Table

He Prepares a Table

“You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies” – Psalm 23:5 Not long ago I was having a tough time keeping weight on because of a hormone imbalance issue. Sometimes, even the thought of food made me feel sick to my stomach. As my...
The Starting Point of Breakthrough – Part 2

The Starting Point of Breakthrough – Part 2

This is Part 2 in a series of blog posts based on a message I shared at Revive 2016 Girls Night Out on March 10th. You can find Part 1 here. I want to look at a passage of scripture that will help us to understand the concept of sticking to the starting point of...
The Starting Point of Breakthrough – Part 1

The Starting Point of Breakthrough – Part 1

I preached a message this past week at a women's ministry event (Revive 2016 Girls Night Out), and I wanted to share many of my thoughts and notes from that moment here. I'll be breaking it into bite-sized, blog pieces. Here's the first part . . . I’ve been passionate...
What Are You Willing To Do?

What Are You Willing To Do?

There's a great Jerry Rice quote that goes like this: “Today I will do what others won't, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can't.” I love the sentiment behind this quote because it embodies a concept we see all too infrequently these days —...