Finding Rest in a Busy World

Finding Rest in a Busy World

“I want you to learn what it means to rest in Me, Kristen.” I heard it clearly while I was texting back and forth with a good friend about some frustrations I was facing a couple of weeks ago. It gave me a double take for a moment, because resting was the...

Dear Twenty Year Old Me

Today I officially hit my “mid-thirties” and I’ve come to a lot of realizations in the last year or two.  I’ve probably had more epiphanies in the last several years than I had in my whole life up to that point. Gosh, I don’t want any of...
When Mother’s Day is Hard

When Mother’s Day is Hard

It’s the day before Mother’s Day and it is snowing. There is just something wrong with that, with the idea that snow should disrupt one of the beautiful days of spring. The cold, damp weight of winter shouldn’t be allowed to interrupt the warm hope and promise of...