Akron Adventure · Spiritual Musings

Plan for Today or Tomorrow?

It seems God continues to remind me of two parts of scripture that make unique companions.  Proverbs 6:6 Go to the ant, O sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise. 7 Without having any chief, officer, or ruler, 8 she prepares her bread in summer and gathers her food in harvest. The other verse: Matt 6:34 “Therefore do not be… Continue reading Plan for Today or Tomorrow?

Akron Adventure

Where to Begin?

When it comes to recounting the story of our adventure to Akron, I have writer’s block. It isn’t because I have nothing to say, it’s because I have so much to say and don’t really know where to begin. Even as singles, Jason and I had a desire to be “sent out” from Chesapeake someday. I have… Continue reading Where to Begin?

moving

8 things you may not know about me

1.  I will be leaving my entire family and the only church I’ve ever known to follow my husband to Akron, Ohio where he will have the privilege of leading Covenant of Grace Church as their senior pastor. 2. we will be rellocating sometime in the fall 3. I am in Akron right now and… Continue reading 8 things you may not know about me

cakes · kid stuff

Fairy Cake 2

 Here’s the 3D version of the fairy cake. She is made from gumpaste, and the mushroom is covered with white chocolate plastique. I like working with the white chocolate and I may use it instead of fondant next time because it tastes better. My girlie is getting so big!

women's ministry

Eating Disorders

Carolyn McCulley posted an excellent article written by a friend of hers who battled eating disorders (anorexia and bulemia).  Chances are you know someone, or maybe you are someone battling these temptations. This article will inform, equip, and encourage us to help one another with this issue. You can find the article here.

cakes · Family · kid stuff

Happy Birthday Little Sparkler!

Maggie turned 6 today. She has had a big year for birthdays. Last week Grammy treated Maggie to a bus trip to New York for an American Girl Place experience of a lifetime. Then this past Monday, Abuela took Maggie to Build A Bear where she made a bunny named Pearl. So today, we continued… Continue reading Happy Birthday Little Sparkler!