Are You Walking Hand-in-Hand with Joy and Faith?

Are You Walking Hand-in-Hand with Joy and Faith?

I’m going to be honest and say April was a bit of a challenging month for me. But it didn’t start out that way. In fact, I had high hopes for April. My faith was strong and my well of joy quite deep. I had met my book deadline for March 31st, and I expected to spend...

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Are You Getting Intentional Rest?

Are You Getting Intentional Rest?

My husband and I talked about taking a trip to Colorado so I could do research for my new book series. However, our oldest son announced he and his fiancé are getting married the same month we planned to travel. Since their wedding had been canceled twice due to...

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Love From the Cradle to the Cross

Love From the Cradle to the Cross

As a mother of two sons—both now grown—I wanted only what was best for our children. When they were younger and still under our care, we did whatever we could to protect and provide for them. Now as they are older, we continue to care for them in a different manner—we...

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Seeking God in the Storm

Seeking God in the Storm

As I walked to my mailbox, I was drawn to the pops of color sprouting through the drab grass covered with dried leaves and leftover remnants of winter’s fury. Crocuses. Tiny purple and white flowers that offer hope. Another reminder that the season of winter has...

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Are You Willing to Hold onto Hope?

Are You Willing to Hold onto Hope?

My niece loves to share daily weather reports with me. Jokingly, I tell her I don’t want to hear them unless she’s telling me the day is going to be warm and sunny. If she tells me about pending snow, rain, or cold temperatures, I feign disappointment that it’s not...

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What Does it Mean to Love Well?

What Does it Mean to Love Well?

I'm all about the promises of hope & happily-ever-after. After all, it's the tagline on my website and the theme that runs through all of my novels. Even though I've been happily married to my husband for over thirty-two years, I realize not all romances end up...

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What Does it Mean to be God’s Beloved?

What Does it Mean to be God’s Beloved?

What does it mean to be God’s Beloved? While writing my previous blog post, I looked up the link to Josh Wilson’s "Dream Small" song on YouTube. I left the app open while I inserted the link. The next song in the queue started playing, and once it hit the chorus, it...

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Who is The Knee-worn Woman?

Who is The Knee-worn Woman?

A week into the New Year, I had a full Saturday planned—clean the church with my mom, make cards with my friend, then get groceries and go out to dinner with my husband. With my arms filled my craft bag, my purse, and a freshly brewed cup of tea in my favorite travel...

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How Does One Word Impact Your Life?

How Does One Word Impact Your Life?

I love words. Long before I became a writer, I was an avid reader. I had fallen so in love with story that I knew I wanted to write my own. So my love of words has deep roots. Words have power. Words impact lives—the words we speak, the words we write, and the words...

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Shining Your Light During Advent

Shining Your Light During Advent

During this Advent season, how are you shining your light? At the end of December 2020, I wrote “One Word 2021: What Does it Mean to Shine Your Light?” I had chosen Light for my One Word and Matthew 5:16 NIV as my One Verse. In the same way, let your light shine...

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