"I can't parent because I never had a parent" is becoming more and more of a common reason behind parent-child relationship struggles. It is sad that this is what so many people struggle with, however it is not an excuse to not parent your children. For starters, parents in this position, I realize that you … Continue reading “I can’t parent because I never had a parent”
Teenage years are such an awkward time. It's a time of youthful play yet maturation into adulthood. It's a time where learning is tedious & decision making can be rather stressful. Emotions are felt in high gear from every end of the spectrum, often without rationale due to the hormonal changes in the body. Teenage … Continue reading Should teenagers have to work?
Being a cashier can be an incredibly fun job. You make so many different relationships just by checking people out on a regular basis. But there are some things that drive cashiers up the wall. If you'd like to be friends with your cashier read these notes: Hand your money to your cashier. A cashier … Continue reading 6 Things Cashiers Hate
Tonight as I sat at our desk spending time with the Lord, I noticed that the desk is chipped everywhere. So, I started coloring all the chipped spaces with a brown Sharpie to blend them back in with the desk. It kind of worked. Then again, it kind of looks like dark brown polka dots … Continue reading Chipped Spaces
A daily "yes" to time in the word is a daily "yes" to my marriage. It's a "yes" to the output of work in my career. It's a "yes" to my friendships. It's a "yes" to my mental health. So often, it is easy to push aside daily devotion time & time spent in prayer … Continue reading Saying “yes” to time with Jesus is saying “yes” to my marriage
Demons, Satan, Hell. It all seems to be a taboo subject now a days. It's like the subject people avoid in the community and often in the church because beliefs are all over the fence about it. But let's be real, it is all a reality. It's avoided because of fear, of awkward conversations, and … Continue reading Let’s get real, spiritual warfare exists
Dear Nathan, I love you. I love you for all that you were, all that you are, and all that you will be. We have had so many amazing memories since 2015. We have also had the type of memories that are lessons learned. I am grateful for them both as they have taught us … Continue reading On this day, I said “I do”.