• house,  life,  thoughts

    the life of dreams.

    We’re having second thoughts about moving. In fact, we’re pretty sure we’re probably going to be staying here a little (or a lot) longer. Although we feel that God has “released” us from this place and would bless us if we decide to leave, through prayer, conversations and reading we’re starting to realize that we still belong here. Four years ago we had a dream to be good neighbors in a not so good neighborhood. To put others first, to love them and to create community with them. So much of our lives these past four years has been focused on house renovations, learning how to raise children, and trying…

  • life,  thoughts

    how sweet the sound.

    You know that feeling when it feels like a mask has been taken off your eyes and you can once again see clearly? I was blind but now I see. Yea. That. For the first time in a long time I feel pretty good. Despite my circumstances, I can see the good in people. I can remember to pray instead of judge and I can remember my true calling, the calling that Jesus first spoke into me many years ago. The world is a hard place and I’ve allowed it to give me a hard time. But now I can see some light and it’s ohhh so good and yet…