I can’t help falling in love with you

It’s been quite the journey. We’ve weathered severe storms, a couple of dry spells, a blizzard or two and maybe a small earthquake here or there. But the sunny, breezy, warm days have far outweighed those dreary ones, my love. I’ve been thinking...

Relationships | The Three Things I Want

We’ve been here in Waynesville a year now. I can’t even believe it but it’s true.  Spending time forming new friendships, meeting people, and inviting complete strangers to dinner has given me to time to really reflect on love, on relationships, on...

Gutsy Girls Book Series Launch

When your good friend contacts you and says, “Mary, I have a new series releasing on September 21st and I’d like for you to help spread the word,” you just say yes.  Why? Because you know that whatever that book is about is a game changer.  Because...

How to have healthy relationships

Before we meet Jesus and accept Him as Lord and repent of our sins, we are really broken people.  After we meet Jesus, we are still really broken people, except that we have Someone in our corner who’s never gonna leave us but will also never let us stay where...

Offense and the Christian Life

This post isn’t going to be very fluffy.  I would actually say it’s going to be a bit salty.  Just wanted to forewarn you.  Because I’m nice like that.  😉 Is it just me or do people seem to be easily offended these days? That’s a pretty blanket...

Change, Transitions and Life, oh my!

Do you like change?  How well do you handle transition?  When life throws you a big ol’ curveball, do you duck or try to bat it out of the park? We’ve been in Waynesville now for almost 4 months. It’s been quite the adjustment.  I knew I would have...