Marriage & Ministry – Marriage IS Ministry

I’ve only been married about a minute (ok, it’s actually been a few months)… That said, I don’t claim to be an expert in marriage…or ministry. But I do know quite a bit about both, from education and experience. With the upcoming (and now recent) nuptials coming up, I have been toying with a post… Read More

How My Focus Changed & Why It’s Okay if Your’s does Too

I originally shared this on my counseling blog, but have since shut that blog down, in order to solely focus here. I want to share how the focus of my work has changed over the years, and why it’s okay if your focus changes, too. When I was in high school, I began my career… Read More

Spotlight Sunday: Motherhood, Marriage and Ministry by Laura Noelle

Purpose, Priorities, and the Fine Line Between Them Ok, guys, before we jump into it, I am so excited about today’s (or, tonight’s, rather) post. I’m starting a monthly guest spot that I’m calling: Spotlight Sunday. Tonight’s first ever Spotlight Sunday is written by one of my very best friends Laura Noelle. Laura is an oily mom, who writes at… Read More

When You Need Little Extra…

Welcome to another Monday Motivation Minute. Let me be real for a second: this morning, I S-T-R-U-G-G-L-E-D to get out of bed. This time change is no joke, and mornings & I aren’t friends to begin with. But, I got up, because I am a woman with goals and responsibilities. I have spent quite a… Read More

Today – Do One Thing

Happy Monday, everyone. Today, I’m starting a new weekly posting called: Monday Motivation Minute Every Monday, I will update with new words of motivation, encouragement, and wisdom (but that was just too long for a name). Beginning soon, there will be YouTube videos to go along with this, so keep your eyes out. Ok, let’s… Read More

Recent Thoughts

Over on my personal blog, I had written some things recently that may be helpful for some in ministry or helping professions, when looking at things like depression, anxiety, and burn-out, either in ourselves or our clients. As I step out in faith, and grow in the direction of focusing on these areas, I wanted… Read More

Value

One of my greatest goals is to help others recognize their own value. Because, somewhere along the way, I have realized: When you recognize your own value, it gets harder to allow others to devalue you. This is something I am currently walking through, recognizing what I can bring to the table. Recognizing my value… Read More