Faith + Me

Only 10% of Your Beauty Is on the Outside

“Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all?”  Most of us know this quote from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. This popular fairytale tells the story of a woman who defines her beauty by her image in […]

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Beautiful Feet: The Spa-​​less Secret

My husband and I entered our home upon our return from a three-​​​​week missions trip to Asia. I immediately removed my favorite leather sandals and parked them near the door. “These need a disinfectant sole scrub,” I said. “There’s no way I’m wearing them into […]

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Our Greatest Gift to God

“I need you to clean your room, please.” Simple enough, right? Well, not so much with a teenager. I asked my daughter to clean her room a while ago, but instead she decided to walk the dog, make cookies, and empty the […]

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The Best Kind of Confidence

“Being confident of this, that He who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion.” —Philippians 1:6 My confidence suffered a hefty blow! An event I was scheduled to speak at cancelled. Though their reasons had nothing to do […]

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Unsung Heroes: Being a Role Model Outside the Spotlight

I bet most of you have never heard about Jonathan slaying a giant in the Bible, yet here it is: “And there was a again a war at Gath, where there was a man of great stature, who had six fingers on each hand, and […]

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Learning to Trust God

This weekend we packed up and moved several loads from our rental home to our new home. As we packed, moved, loaded, and prepared, our dog Buddy was getting nervous. He kept watching us pack things up and walk out […]

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