We did it! For those of us with students, the end of the school year is upon us. However, our students need to make it through final exams and projects before the joys of summer can begin. This is a stressful time for both students and teachers. Thankfully, when we come to the Lord stressed,…Read More
Most of us are familiar with the term JOY – Jesus, Others, You. In our Christian circles, we refer to this as putting Jesus first, then others, then ourselves. It’s a simple word that is relatively hard to follow through doing. Most of us, myself included, tend to put ourselves and others before Jesus. This…Read More
And a woman named Martha welcomed him into her house. And she had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to his teaching. Luke 10:38b-39 A Martha During the Holidays I have a confession to make. I didn’t take my own advice in this blog post. Determined to rest my soul…Read More
The hustle and bustle of the Christmas shopping season are upon us. Whether you are braving the crowds at the stores or shopping from the comforts of your home, you are no doubt looking for the perfect gift to give to those you love the most. We all have received the perfect gift of all…Read More
In the Christmas story, we are introduced to Joseph. We learn of Christ’s earthly father in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke. While not much is known of him, we know that his unconditional love for a woman, and his obedience to the Lord, play an important role in God’s plan for redeeming His people…Read More
Whether we are ready for it or not, the Christmas season is officially here. While this Christmas may look vastly different than those in years past, one thing remains steadfast: we are celebrating the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ. Among the decorated Christmas trees, Santas, and snowmen, we see nativity sets to remind us…Read More
Soul Care How are you caring for your soul these days? Please take a moment to stop and think about this question. For the past eight months (why does it feel longer than eight months?!?!), we have been living with uncertainty, extreme stress, and anxiety. Physically, we are exhausted, and our bodies crave sleep. Mentally,…Read More
Thursday, November 19th, will be the first anniversary of my brother Troy’s passing. In a way, it seems like it happened yesterday; in other ways, it feels as if it happened eons ago. Grief tends to make time either stand still or move at a rapid pace. This past year, I have tried to sort…Read More
We put up our Christmas tree this past weekend. With the high of 70 degrees and a warm breeze coming through the open windows, I took my time fluffing the tree out, setting up the nativity scene, and humming to the Christmas music flowing from my Bluetooth speakers. I’m sure our neighbors thought that we…Read More
My name is Missy, and I love Jesus!
I am a Christ-follower, wife, mom, author, and speaker. I am dedicated to empowering women to live audaciously for Jesus. Now is the time, friends, to step out of the shadows and tell everyone about Him!
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