The scarcity mindset.

(Alternately titled: Damn it, woman! Just do it.) Occasionally, frequently, something that I read will stick in my head and change a way of thinking. One such thing was from Brené Brown’s book, Daring Greatly. “The opposite of scarcity isn’t abundance. It’s enough.” (I hope I quoted that correctly, I’m operating off memory here.) I also remember reading, that there is enough room at the table for everyone. All this to...

Questions I have when I’m doubting myself.

I tried to edit this three times before I gave up. I was asking myself that question this morning as I was working on some watercolor pieces for a friend. The question isn’t about the paint I’m currently watching dry, but about parenthood and life in general. Do you ever just wonder if you’re getting it all wrong?  I know that I’m trying my absolute best, but most Sundays I...

Thank you, Beth.

I accepted Christ as my Lord and Savior on July 9, 1997. I was 13 years old. Two days later, on the top of a bunk bed at Falls Creek Baptist Encampment, during what was our designated “quiet time,” I felt the call to ministry. Quite simply, in response to His saving grace, I felt that the least I could do was serve Him with everything I had. I never...