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Hi! I’m Missy. Welcome to my blog!

Welcome to my blog! My name is Missy and I am a Child of the King, wife to Craig, mom to Grant and Connor, and dog mom to Bailey. We live in central Illinois – also known as the Land of Lincoln and where corn, beans and orange construction cones grow!

This blog is a “step out in faith” blog.

Recent Blog Posts

Five Verses to Pray When You Need to Forgive

I’m going to be completely honest with you: I dread writing about the topic of forgiveness. So much so, that I was going to skip the usual Tuesday post and only do a Friday post this week. When I decided to pursue the shove that the Lord gave me to begin writing, I knew that I…
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Weekend Inspiration – A Verse to Pray for Your Child

This week is homecoming week for our high schoolers. It has been fun to see them decorating their class halls, dressing up in different themes, and just having a good time! The homecoming banquet and after party is tomorrow, so you can bet that I will be posting some images of Grant and Connor. The fact that…
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Five Verses to Pray When Your Heart is Broken

I rolled over in bed and answered the phone, unaware of the time or even what day of the week it was. I was three months pregnant with Grant and the first trimester was a trying and exhausting time for me. “Did you see that two airplanes just flew into the World Trade Center?” Craig…
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Weekend Inspiration – A Verse to Pray for Your Child

Happy Friday! During September, the “Weekend Inspiration” will focus on a verse to pray for our children. This weeks focus is on peace. The excitement of going back to school has now passed, and the reality of daily homework is upon us. The words “stressed” and “tired” are frequently used by our two high schoolers.…
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Five Verses to Pray That Will Strengthen Your Faith

Hello, September! It’s finally time for college football, the NFL (Go Steelers!), pumpkin spice everything, homecoming, cooler temperatures, and the beautiful fall colors on the trees. Unfortunately, what also comes with the fall season, is our crazy, busy schedules. With all the busyness of our lives, we tend to be in auto-pilot. Life just tools along,…
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Weekend Inspiration – The Fruit of the Spirit

You know what’s better than a Friday after a long week? A Friday that kicks off a three day weekend! Here’s to family time and catching up on sleep! The fruit of the Spirit has been on my heart this week. I struggle daily with love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.…
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