Vision

Word of the Year 2015

Word of the Year 2015

Every year, instead of resolutions or goal setting, I focus on finding one word. Just one. A word of the Year. It’s a word that I want to guide me through the year. Something I feel the Holy Spirit speaking directly to me, for me, […]

Welcome Home, Hopkins Family!

Welcome Home, Hopkins Family!

Three weeks ago, we closed on our very own house! This is the second time we’ve ventured into this process of mortgages and commitment, and even though it’s a huge debt, I have an abundant amount of peace this time around. It feels like a […]

A Wandering Heart

A Wandering Heart

Indecision is the most heated debate that happens within this little head of mine. Right or Left God? Which way? Yes or no? And it’s with this indecision that we get stuck. For 5  l.o.n.g. years I’ve been inquiring of the Lord. If you’ve been […]

On the Reconciliation of Stuff (3)

On the Reconciliation of Stuff (3)

The desire to fill the empty space lives inside all of us. Some people call it the “God shaped hole”, or “a longing for Heaven and the God who created it.” It’s common to humanity, but what do we do with our hole? How do […]

Birth Story {3rd addition}

Birth Story {3rd addition}

For all you birth junkies out there and anyone else who likes the gooshy details of birth stories – read on. Baby #3 was due December 5th so on December 6th I was anxious to get this party started. After we came home from church […]

What Is Justification Anyways?

What Is Justification Anyways?

I’ve been a Christian for a loooong time, and to be quite honest I’ve had trouble grasping exactly what justification means. Can I get an amen from the chior? Clueless, up until reading this book The Fitting Room: Putting On the Character of Christ by […]

Blessed Beyond Mudcakes

Blessed Beyond Mudcakes

After the last post, you may be wondering if I followed through with my fast for the week, and indeed, I have so far. Monday started off with a physical from my life insurance company requiring an 8 hour fast prior to 8:30 am so […]

My Word For the Year of 2012

My Word For the Year of 2012

I’m participating in a link up party where we all share our thoughts on the same topic. We are focusing on ONE word for the year of 2012. This word will be a point of reference, a word to chew on and guide our decisions […]

VISION

VISION

“He’s awakening the hope in me,by calling forth my destiny. He’s breathing life, into my soulI will thirst for Him, and Him alone.”  -Bethel Live A very candid photo of myself (right) in labor and my midwife (left). Dec. 07, 2009