Sinking Success

Sinking Success

Nicky and I made big plans when we bought our house. We planned, saved and were able to accomplish several projects before we had any children. (Highly recommended!) One of those projects was our living room and hallway. There was this really ugly paneling nailed to...
Leave a Mark

Leave a Mark

A few months ago, Nicky and headed to Amish country. It’s a getaway for us. I made the comment to Nicky on the way there that the Amish live such a humble life. They live without many of the things that we use and likely take for granted every day…things like...
What type of soil are you?

What type of soil are you?

I am not a good gardener. Not that I don’t want to be. I try my best to keep up with tending what’s planted. I remove the weeds (when I remember to), water (when I remember to), and fertilize (when I remember to). Do you see a trend? Knowing this about myself, I still...
Honesty Beyond the Surface

Honesty Beyond the Surface

This week we finish up talking about Honesty with the BNC Kids. It’s been a fun month full of spraying people with water, pies in the face, and hilarious skits! And yes…we did talk about honesty and how it shows God and others love. Amidst all the fun, it got me...
Invitation

Invitation

I love being invited to a party. It says something to be invited, right? It says “You are wanted!” “We want to be around you!” “We want you here!” An invitation conveys feelings of just being wanted. And that feels good! There are two sides to this invitation coin....