Ever Wonder How Abraham Lincoln Had Such Wisdom?


I think we may have found his secret! God’s Word finds each of us, just where we are. Make time today to dig in and see what God has in store for YOU!


Lessons from Nike on Bible Reading

I know you’re busy, sweet friends. I really, honestly do. There’s laundry to do, dishes to wash, mouths to feed, and sometimes it is nice to just sit down and veg out in front of reality TV or Facebook. I get it. I’m right there with you. I’m not an expert. I’m a down-in-the-trenches-traveler with… 

Read More »


Enter to WIN Lilla Rose Hair JEWELRY! {Beautiful Bobby Pins and Flexi-clips!}

  Has it been gloomy all week where you live? Here in TN, it has been the rainiest, gloomiest, most depressing weather! You know what that calls for? A GIVEAWAY!!! Today’s giveaway is brought to you by my sweet friend Jessica who is a Lilla Rose consultant, and she has a treat for you! Lilla… 

Read More »

photo (4)

Study a Theme — Keep a List!

Who is Jesus and how can I be like him? That’s the question I started with when I began my study of the Gospel of John. When everything around me feels like it is spiraling out of control, I love that Jesus is constant. He is the same yesterday, today, and forever. And I want… 

Read More »

How to Study the Bible at Home

Yesterday, I shared how I am slowly reading through the Gospel of John and writing each verse by hand. I LOVE it, and it’s really helped me discover truths I have overlooked for years! Now, just so you know, I am NOT a Bible scholar. I am a product of public schools and have a… 

Read More »

photo (3)

My Favorite Way to Read the Bible {when life is too complicated}

Last week I shared some of my favorite Bible reading plans, but to be honest… I’m not using ANY of them right now. I’ve used all of them in the past, but I’m trying something a little different at the moment. I think it’s my new favorite way to read the Bible… but y’all are… 

Read More »


The Bible Is Alive

  Hi friend! This post is part of my 31 Day blog series on How to (Really, truly, enthusiastically!) ENJOY reading the Bible. To see all posts in the series, please click HERE. Thank you!  


Ebola, ISIS, Fear — Anyone else in need of Good News?

As I catch a glimpse of my reflection in the window, I know I’m where I should be… The laundry and dishes are dirty, but my heart is heavy and the chores can wait. All I hear is news about the Ebola virus, ISIS, hate, and fear. My soul is tired and thirsty for the… 

Read More »


Here’s a Great Reason to KEEP LOOKING at Your Smartphone

  I know we often talk about how people are constantly on their smartphone — looking at it, texting, bumping into walls because they are not watching where they’re going… oh, that’s just me? Um, well that is embarrassing. Anyhoo. Maybe they are looking at their smartphones ¬†because they are enjoying reading the Bible on… 

Read More »


Free Online Bible Reading Plans from BibleGateway.com

Thank you all so much for your wonderfully encouraging comments on this series, “How to Enjoy Bible Reading”. I am so excited to share some great Bible reading plans with you this week. Stay tuned next week as we dig into how to really dig into the verses you are reading — it should be… 

Read More »


I LOOOOOVE This Bible!

The first time I read this Bible, I was AMAZED! Oh my goodness, gracious. I am so excited to tell you about this. Okay, here’s the thing for me. Sometimes Bible passages confuse me. I am not a Bible scholar. I’ve never attended a Christian school. So, for instance, when I read the Psalms —… 

Read More »