Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Category: My Favs

Trials and God’s agenda

Trials and God’s agenda

  I love what Tripp says in his April 22 devotional in New Morning Mercies: “I am deeply persuaded that many of us struggle with questions of God’s goodness, faithfulness, and love, not because he has been unfaithful to any promise in any way, but […]

Thankful Thursday – Merci for mercy

Thankful Thursday – Merci for mercy

What are you thankful for today? I am thankful, oh so thankful, for God’s mercy.

My blog’s theme song (is that even a thing?)

My blog’s theme song (is that even a thing?)

Are you “dining at a five star”? Or maybe “feeding orphans in Myanmar”? Are you “hooking up mergers”? Or “cooking up burgers”? Most of us look at the above list and see contrasts and/or opposite ends of the spectrum. What if instead we just saw […]

Why the title “Excelling at Average”?

Why the title “Excelling at Average”?

Do you ever feel like you’re not an expert at anything in particular? I do. Do you ever get discouraged that everyone else seems to excel and be really good at at least ONE thing (if not more)? I did (and sometimes still do). Do you ever […]