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Better Together

How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity (Psalm 133:1). I read this repeatedly one morning and I couldn’t help but reflect on the Christian women I’ve had the pleasure of meeting and forming friendships with here in Pittsburgh. There’s been encouragement, sympathy, laughter, and advice. There’s simply been a… Continue reading Better Together

The Word · Time, Talent, Treasure

Serving the Homeless

Since I can remember I've had a soft spot in my heart for the homeless. I've given them money and food without hesitation or judgement. I guess I've always been able to understand that because I don't know the circumstances and/or decisions that led them to where they are my only concern is to bring… Continue reading Serving the Homeless

Parenting · The Word

Your Kid’s God Given Gift

As of recent my oldest has gotten into 3 of the coolest conversations with some of the employees at our local Trader Joe's. He's talked to them about tornadoes, sharks, and conserving honey bees. I've stood there each and every time amazed at just how much he knows and how confident he is in that.… Continue reading Your Kid’s God Given Gift

Mom of 3 · The Word

My Almost VBAC Journey

I should have known it was going to be an uphill battle when a pro natural birth, pro VBAC, pro woman's body, and highly recommended midwifery here in the area told me they do not allow a VBAC (Vaginal Birth After C-Section) if the woman has had more than 1 c-section. You guessed it, I've… Continue reading My Almost VBAC Journey

Parenting · The Word

No task is TOO small 

"No task, assignment or project is too small or insignificant when it's done to the glory of God."  -@leahdipascal (@get_repost)  My everyday, in the eyes of the world, consists of the mundane, simple, and ordinary tasks. I don't spend 8 hours of my day anymore putting together presentations for freshman retention initiatives, I don't attend… Continue reading No task is TOO small 

The Word

Your Heart

All over the media we often hear that we should follow our hearts when making any kind of decision. I even remember a beautiful poem that I learned while in college where "use your heart as a light" was emphasized. My own life experience as well as having heard the experiences of others has taught me that there is… Continue reading Your Heart