I hope to continue contributing to Saturate the World on a monthly basis. Please, check out my post on their blog today! This week I wrote a post for Jeff Vanderstelt’s Saturate the World website. My entire church is positively obsessed with Vanderstelt’s books “Saturate” and “Gospel Fluency“. I’ve got both of his books…Continue Reading “Post for Saturate: Making disciples as a special needs family.”
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It dawned on me recently that it’s been about three years since I quit my job as a group home manager. I’d be lying if I said I didn’t miss it, I LOVED my career and never thought I would be a stay-at-home mom. But God has been truly gracious with me over the last…Continue Reading “Surviving your first year as a homemaker”
The Scott Sauls book “Jesus Outside the Lines” wasn’t about mommy wars, but it totally could have been.
It’s been a while, yeah? RECAP TIME. In the months since I last posted to my blog, I have managed to; -Make some new friends -Accidentally light my kitchen stovetop on fire -Cut all my hair off with the assistance of Youtube tutorials -Pretended to be a hostage and get “rescued” by a SWAT team…Continue Reading “Cussing preschoolers and God’s mercy”
This is my daughter, Katherine (or Rin as we call her.) Katherine was born with several disabilities and special medical needs. She will be turning three in less than a month, and she still cannot stand, speak or walk. While she has some vision, she is considered legally blind and her vision cannot be corrected with…Continue Reading “I cried at Gerbes today: A thank-you from a Special Needs mom.”
I’m thinking it might be a good idea to occasionally post updates on the kids here, particularly updates on Katherine. Facebook really isn’t a good venue for that sort of thing given that her medical information is a bit extensive. We met with Katherine’s team at the Thompson Center as a part of a routine…Continue Reading “Katherine Update 11-19-14”