Can I share something with you? Of course I can, and I will, because hi, I’m Kayla and I tend to over-share. And this is my little corner of the great big Interwebs and you’re here, so let’s just be honest and real with each other for a minute, shall we? Ministry is not easy. Neither […]Read More pastors' wives confessions
Blogging is weird. A keyboard at your fingertips, an outlet to share a glimpse of your life to anyone who clicks a link. I’m at a crossroads on my blog. I’ve committed to posting consistently, and lately I’ve been wondering if these words really do have meaning. Am I spending my time wisely? Is anyone […]Read More if you knew me, would you still like me?
If I really believe God is who he says he is, then what does that mean? How does that affect the way I schedule my day, the way I interact with others, the way I raise my children, the way I prioritize, the way I dream, the way I live? Almost a year ago, I […]Read More if god is real, then what?
The past year and half has been a kind of intense transition time for us, for me. After four years of marriage, we moved four hours away from our metro area to a small town, where Jonny started his first position in full-time ministry. I was pregnant during the move, and we added a new […]Read More why you should take a break
This guest post about living a Kingdom life when nobody’s watching was written by my husband. You can read more of his work here. I am a pastor. Which is, like, a professional Christian. I get paid to read the Bible, to have coffee with people, to talk about Jesus. I’m not going to lie, it’s […]Read More Not Pastor Daddy, Just Daddy
I’m skipping church this morning. I’m writing this in my pajamas while my baby is sleeping and my three year old is dancing — spinning with his arms reached high — in the living room to worship music. I wanted to go to church today. I love the community and checking in with people I […]Read More skipping church
We’re so thrilled to share that we’re moving (yes, moving!) to Colorado to join in the ministry at Mountair Christian Church, a diverse congregation in urban Denver. The Background Currently, Jonny is working at a bank while finishing up his M.A. in theology. For a while, he was feeling God strongly leading him to enter […]Read More BIG NEWS: We’re Heading West!