It’s been awhile since I’ve posted and I’ll share more about why in a future post. If you’re a new subscriber and found me through one of my many recipes, just know that I do post lots of recipes and will continue to but I also love to blog about faith and family and the […]
Oh what a year it’s been! Lots of ups and downs, trials and tribulations. We had one of our best years ever in business and one of our most disappointing for unfaithfulness from surprising sources.
Our house was on the market for six months and didn’t sell which means we didn’t get to move to Nashville to be closer to our daughter and grandchildren. We traveled, a lot, much more than the year before and as business increased, so did our travel schedule….
My Puzzle part. That’s what we’ve always called each other. In fact, it’s inscribed on a signet ring I had made for him before we got married. Our life together often feels like a giant, 1,000 piece jigsaw puzzle! We haven’t always known where we fit and we’ve been moved about trying to fit here or there or just fit in. But we’ve always fit together.
We clicked from the instant we met. It didn’t hurt he was super cute, an incredibly gifted musician, smarter than anyone I’ve ever known and funny as the dickens! I knew very quickly he was the one I wanted to marry. And we did, 31 years ago. And in those 31 years he’s taught me more about the Father’s heart than anyone else I’ve ever known.
Has God asked you to jump lately? Did you try to negotiate or doubt it was really His voice? Is He inviting you to take The God Dare? Join me and see what He taught me about achieving bravery by degrees.
From The God Dare, releasing early this summer:
I’ve been thinking about Abraham a lot lately. Have you ever wondered how he was able to leave everything behind when God first called him? To walk away from what was probably a nice comfortable life and leave behind everything familiar, home, friends and family? How God asked him to risk it all and go to a new place He would show him? To trust completely and step out of the boat? Cast it all on Him? Somehow, Abraham discovered a precious secret. What I like to call….