What to do when God feels distant

I don’t know about you, but I don’t really enjoy small talk. Most of my friends can attest to this. I don’t enjoy talking about fluffy, surface level things. I want to get to the heart of what’s going on. I want to hear about what’s going on with your soul. ...

Healing from Heartbreak

Hello Friends, Today I want to talk about heartbreak. I’ve never been through a bad breakup. However, I’ve lost friendships that were very dear to me. I’ve also had to step away from a church I loved dearly. I wanted to share my thoughts with you because they helped...

Kon Mari and the Magic of Less

Hello my Friends! For those of you who aren’t living in the Midwest, we are currently experiencing one of the craziest ice storms ever! My town is essentially shut down, and the kids have been out of school for approximately 7 days in the past 3 weeks now. I can’t...

2018 Reflections

Dear Friends, 2018 was a big year for me. I’ve had this message stirring in my heart for almost two years now. I think it is finally time to share. ***Disclaimer this blog post is directed toward anyone who calls himself or herself a Christian. If you don’t believe in...

Emotions and Boundaries

I’ve been stewing about this post for a while. I have been trying to find the words to say what I’ve been thinking. I’ve narrowed my thoughts down to three points. Emotions are powerful. Emotions are like tools. They can be used for evil or good, but aren’t inherently...