Intentional Living, Spiritual health, Suffering

Constant Chaos

Amy / December 10, 2017

Season of chaos I am currently living a season in my life that seems to consist of constant chaos. Have you experienced seasons like that? Those times when everything seems to be happening at once and life just won’t slow down for anything. Now our season of chaos isn’t due to busy schedules or holiday activities. It is the season…

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Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Compassion Bloggers Trip

Amy / January 27, 2016

Did you know that Compassion International has bloggers go along with them on some of their trips to visit the Compassion children? I first learned about this several years ago when I saw a blog post from the Money Saving Mom about her trip to visit her compassion child. About a year ago I began sponsoring a Compassion child. My…

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Habits, Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Does Prayer Matter?

Does my prayer Matter to God?
Amy / January 6, 2016

Why pray? Does it really matter if we pray? Does prayer change God’s mind? Does prayer really impact things at all? There are times when I pray that it feels like what I say is just bouncing off the ceiling. There are other times when I feel like God is right next to me talking with me about the burdens…

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Intentional Living, Uncategorized

Thanksgiving can change your day.

Amy / November 23, 2015

It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to the Most High. It is good to proclaim your unfailing love in the morning, your faithfulness in the evening, Psalm 92:1-2 Thanksgiving isn’t always an easy attitude to wear. The people of Israel didn’t find it an easy habit to cling too, and I know that I…

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Healthy Eating, Spiritual health, Weightloss

End results of the Whole30

Amy / November 2, 2015

I have made it through my month-long journey on the Whole30! I am honestly surprised and almost amazed that I made it through this journey. I never thought or believed I could discipline myself to this level. But I am glad that I have, the benefits have been pretty amazing. So what are my end results? Let me walk you…

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Intentional Living, marriage, Suffering

O Death Where is Thy Sting

Amy / April 6, 2015

  Oh Death Where is Thy Sting? In my life I have had a few precious people who have had powerful impact on my life. Right now I am watching one of them die. It is hard to write those words, it makes my heart break and tears flow. Yet, there is something beautiful in the pain. This precious couple…

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