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Month: September 2014

I’m Married to the Pastor and I don’t have it all together!

I’m Married to the Pastor and I don’t have it all together!

Church is a huge part of our life.  With my husband as a Pastor I suppose that was a very obvious and expected statement. 🙂 When the doors at church are opened our family is there.  I sit in the pews (which really I have always thought was a funny name for a seat… who came up with that one?) with my three children, one of which who shall go unnamed is rather squirmy.  She’s one, that is to be…

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Being Enough As A Mother

Being Enough As A Mother

So I’m a mom. A mother to three beautiful, wonderful, healthy children. Yes, I am blessed! So why is it that many nights I find myself climbing into bed, exhausted and feeling like I was an utter failure? I feel like there is sometimes not enough of me to go around. My children are young and need my attention constantly, we home school them which let me tell you, is not for the faint of heart, though it is very…

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Our 9/11

Our 9/11

On this day 13 years ago I was in college as a sophomore. I heard the news of the airplanes crashing into the world trade center while I was in the elevator on my way to chapel. The news stunned me and rumors began to travel quickly amongst the college campus of potentially more hijacked airplanes on their way. Fear. That is what gripped the heart of a nation. Loss. Grief. Our country was turned upside down as many of…

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Remembering

Remembering

A few nights ago my husband and I were reminiscing. We knew it had been almost a year since the Lord moved us to our current home and ministry but we couldn’t remember the exact date we first came down and candidated. Thankfully I have kept a family journal for eight years now and I was able to quickly look back and find out when it was. That got me reading some more in that journal about that time in…

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