New Lives, Old Testament

Our Good, His Glory

We often don't know what God is doing in our lives. Often times I feel like I know exactly what He is doing and then just like that He totally switches up everything. It takes me by complete surprise, but it doesn't surprise Him. Not one bit. Why? Well, because He planned it that way.… Continue reading Our Good, His Glory


Why “Dating Around” is Not Your Best Option

I would like first to say that I am writing from a very humble point. My goal in this post is not for you to feel judged or hurt, but to simply see the value in purity. I went to a Christian school and I remember very vividly my freshman girl's Bible class. I remember… Continue reading Why “Dating Around” is Not Your Best Option


Expectations in Marriage

As we live our lives as Christian women, I truly believe that expectations can be something that steals much of our joy. When I look back in my marriage, it's easy to see when expectations have turned into disappointments. So many times Karl and I argued because my expectations for him that didn't match his… Continue reading Expectations in Marriage

Intentionality, My Life

Intentional with our Money

We were doing great, living our lives and not really thinking about our finances. We had kept track of how much we were spending each month, but we really didn't have any goals for where we wanted to be. Then a couple of months ago sometime terrible happened. For the sake of our privacy, I'll… Continue reading Intentional with our Money


Sincerely, A wife, mother, and follower of Christ

I haven't known this friend for a long time, but we have gotten to know each other quickly. I really appreciate her willingness to serve others and her genuine care for those around her. I hope you are as encouraged by her testimony as I am.  Redeemed by the King I grew up in Lincoln,… Continue reading Sincerely, A wife, mother, and follower of Christ


10 Bible Verses to Encourage You to be Intentional

Philippians 1:6 "For I am confident of this very thing, that He would began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus." 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 "Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God,… Continue reading 10 Bible Verses to Encourage You to be Intentional

Intentionality, My Life

Why My Redeemed Life?

I've always wondered about what's really been the motivating factor in starting this blog. My main goal has always been to bring glory to my heavenly father, but I've  wondered if there has been something else going along with that as well. It's easy for me as a homemaker who doesn't have any kids yet,… Continue reading Why My Redeemed Life?