Monthly Archives: October 2013

reverse trick-or-treating

My friend has a favorite saying: Do small things with great love. We can’t all do everything, but we can all do something. Even tired and busy mamas of babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. This morning I got together with a … Continue reading

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having a kingdom closet

Hangers everywhere, shirts strewn about, overflowing drawers. Our closets can be scary places. I need to be honest here: I have too many clothes. The worst part is that I have a constant desire to have more. So how can I … Continue reading

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sunday scripture: a free printable

Happy Sunday! I made a little 5×7 printable tonight inspired by Romans 12:10. Click here to download it. I think we could all use a reminder to love each other, don’t you? Read more in this series. [If you’d like … Continue reading

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the cure to the brokenness

When all else fails, take a picture that captures just how crazy your family is. That’s a saying, right? I read a lot articles online today that made me sad. Stories about our media’s toxic disregard of women. Stories about … Continue reading

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the sweetness of the kingdom: houseparenting in hershey

(This is a story of ordinary people doing extraordinary things for the Kingdom of God. We’re so blessed to call Ashley, the writer of this guest post, and her husband Joe some of the best friends we’ve ever had. We … Continue reading

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simplifying our addiction to stuff

This post about living simply was written by our good friend Derek. The way he lives his life inspires and encourages us to take steps toward simplifying and living more relationally. In a time when Christian leaders are building multi-million dollar, … Continue reading

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quiet down, cobwebs & dust go to sleep. i'm rocking my baby & babies don't keep.

If you’ve ever done a drop-by at our house, you know that there’s sure to be toys scattered on the floor, dishes piled in the sink and probably one child without pants on. And I think I’m okay with that. … Continue reading

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