Category Archives: Inspiration

Overcoming Betrayal: Real Talk

Part of our love story is overcoming sexual addiction in our marriage. That is hard to type because for so long I wanted to hide that this issue even came up, even now as I type this I get a tinge … Continue reading

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Jesus is our Hope

This year, Mandy and I are doing an Advent devotional from Naptime Diaries and our first few days have been really good. It seems as if – at least in this early stage of the Christmas season – I have … Continue reading

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Not Right Now

We have been reading in Acts the past few weeks about Paul’s travels. Last night we focused in on Acts 16: 6-10 and I couldn’t think of a better few verses to read right now. It becomes so frustrating when … Continue reading

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November Stillness: The Struggle Is Real

A season of waiting. That is what it seems like November is. Not just this year. But last year as well. Is it the fact that anticipation is building for the new year, the January 1st start date of new … Continue reading

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Featured: Emily Ley Blog

We all have a list of blogs we read and people we follow on Instagram. For me, I love following Emily Ley for her inspiration and how she gives a real life glimpse at juggling being a working mama and … Continue reading

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Marriage Education: Book Edition

In my honest opinion, marriage is about continuous education. This happens through finding role models but also from reading good books. We have read many marriage books through our time with our small groups and we feel like continuous education is … Continue reading

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Combatting The Wedding Day Trap

I recently read this “I was more worried about a 12 hour day, than I was about a 50-year commitment.” And thought YES!!! Anyone else with me?? How true is that? The engagement period and the wedding planning can become … Continue reading

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Lessons to my High School Self

We have had the pleasure and good fortune to begin leading high school small groups at our church. Our groups consist of freshman girls and guys from around Gwinnett County and we have LOVED getting to spend time with them … Continue reading

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Role Models

There are many sayings that reference the importance of role models, but one of my favorites is this one. You are the sum of the people with whom you spend the most time. Mandy and I have been very blessed … Continue reading

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Being Transparent

Right now I am being challenged with thoughts and feelings on fear. The fear of not being good enough, not having the right words to say all the time, the fear of not doing enough, the fear of not being … Continue reading

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