Word of the Year

Posted on 30. Dec, 2014 by in Blog

In my typical end-of-the-year fashion, I like to try to take a moment to reflect on the past year and anticipate the new one. This year seems to be an exception. I have no desire to review or relive or even glance back at 2014. But as I sit here on December 30, 2014, my […]

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Too Good Not to Share

Posted on 14. Nov, 2014 by in Blog

I’ve been walking a road lately that I never imagined would be mine to walk. In light of that, I couldn’t have said this better myself: “Confronting the Lie that God Won’t Give You More Than You Can Handle”  

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A week of snap snap snap!

Posted on 28. Oct, 2014 by in Blog

    I am loving capturing special moments in the lives of people! I took more than 1,000 photos in family shoots this week. Here’s a preview…

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Through the Lens

Posted on 23. Oct, 2014 by in Blog

I’ve been super busy lately with photo sessions…and couldn’t be more excited! In fact, if you’re in the Nashville area and are interested, I’m hosting a Family Photo Day this Saturday to help raise funds for my dear friends Ashley and Titus Fern to go to Malawi. The cost is just $50 and includes a […]

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Known and Loved

Posted on 12. Oct, 2014 by in Blog

Somewhere along the way, we’ve all learned it. Someone has taught each one of us how to “put on the mask” if you will, how to pretend that we’re okay when we’re really not. You don’t have to think too hard to know that this is true. “Good morning. How are you today?” is almost […]

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Assuring Words

Posted on 12. Oct, 2014 by in Blog

How sweet to hold a newborn baby and feel the pride and joy (s)he gives… But sweeter still the calm assurance, this child can face uncertain days because HE lives!!

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Why I’m Choosing to Write Again

Posted on 11. Oct, 2014 by in Blog

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Words for Maelynn Joy

Posted on 07. Sep, 2014 by in Blog

(With thoughts from Maggie Paulus) Dear Maelynn, This momma of yours sometimes lies awake at night worrying about the world and about you and how you’ll grow up here. There are these moments when I’ve read the latest headline on the news that I want to lock the doors and all the evil out and try […]

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Sciatica and Adoption

Posted on 27. Feb, 2014 by in Blog

We are about to leave for a 3 hour long adoption class as part of the mandatory PATH (Parents as Tender Healers) course we are required to pass before bringing a precious child home from foster care. After tonight, we will have just two more remaining and, to be honest, won’t be sad to see […]

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Prayer for Maelynn

Posted on 25. Feb, 2014 by in Blog

  God, clothe this girl in a gown of grace Grace, the only dress that makes beautiful, the style of Your spirit. Nourish her on the comfort food of the Word, Word, that makes her crave more of Christ, have hunger pangs for Him. Enclose her in communion with You You, Love who makes her love, […]

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