Opening a New Chapter

Wedding season is always a wonderful as we celebrate a new beginning in two people’s lives as they become one. Today I watched as my sister-in-law and her new husband tied the knot. They are now opening a new chapter in their lives, so to speak. While there are TONS of analogies I could draw … Continue reading

Raising Soybeans

This weekend my husband and I went out on 4-Wheelers to check up on our soybean crop. Our field was planted a little later and we wanted to see how it was fairing compared to ones in the area (typical farmer thing to do) and see how wet it has become with all the rain. … Continue reading

A Blend of Cultural History

Over the past weekend I was blessed to spend a bit of time in the city dubbed the “Gateway to the West” – St. Louis that is. Walking around the town I recognized the history the place holds and even was able to explore some less known locations that hold historic pieces and information throughout … Continue reading

  • Hebrews 12:1

    "Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us..."
  • Continually still

  • …while runnin’ on the sidelines.

  • Romans 5:3-5

    "And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance; and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope; and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out within our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us."