Category Archives: On Being in Ministry

Plot Twist: Waiting for God to Speak

Ever wondered how you ended up somewhere? Ever found yourself questioning your path? Doubting your choices? Worse yet, wondering if perhaps you didn’t hear the call you thought you heard? But it’s not always a good feeling. The God of … Continue reading

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The Art of Ministry: Generosity Required

“Listen carefully to what I am saying—and be wary of the shrewd advice that tells you how to get ahead in the world on your own. Giving, not getting, is the way. Generosity begets generosity. Stinginess impoverishes.” Mark 4:25, The … Continue reading

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The Art of Ministry: It’s Not Complicated

You know what I tend to forget? Ministry happens in small moments. It’s not all about leading big programs, or creating huge experiences. It’s not always about droves of people, and lengthy services. (In fact, it’s never about lengthy services. … Continue reading

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Check out my husband’s blog; a quick “year in review” type format regarding our church we’ve helped plant, the child we added, and the life we are living! What A Difference 12 Months Make!

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The Start of Something: Sifted

I attended my first church planter’s conference this week. And I’m shaking my head, thinking about how just over a year ago, I had NO IDEA I was going to add “church planter’s wife” to my list of roles. What … Continue reading

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"It’s All About Community"

I don’t even know how or why it started, but the phrase has stuck with me. “It’s all about community.” My friend Terri came to visit me in Denver in what feels like many many years ago now. (We’re so … Continue reading

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My Life Lately

Life is a little bit of a blur lately. I remember the beginning of August … but I’m not quite sure when and how it became August 25th. I remember saying that I wanted August to be over … and … Continue reading

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