I grew up in a religious home, went to a religious college and am now trying to live my life not as a religious person but as a Christ Follower. I like many others struggle with faith and have doubts. I know God has a plan for me, sometimes I just wish he would show it me.


Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

a_perfect_dayIt’s been one of those weeks.  Rushed mornings with no time for a proper breakfast, late bedtimes and rushed Bible study and prayer time with Madilyn. (more…)

Working at Walking on Water…

Monday, August 17th, 2015


Shortly before dawn Jesus went out to them, walking on the lake.  When the disciples saw him walking on the lake, they were terrified. “It’s a ghost,” they said, and cried out in fear.  But Jesus immediately said to them: “Take courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.” “Lord, if it’s you,” Peter replied, “tell me to come to you on the water.”  “Come,” he said. Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus. But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, “Lord, save me!”  Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught him. “You of little faith, he said, “why did you doubt?” Matthew 15: 25-30. (more…)

God Made This

Monday, June 8th, 2015
The Painted Desert

The Painted Desert

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1

Recently I was able to take a road trip with my son to California.  (more…)

God’s Love

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

grunge_cross“Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her.” Ephesians 5:25

My husband is my hero.  He has always been and continues to be my greatest supporter. I am incredibly blessed to call David my husband. (more…)

My Prayer Today….

Sunday, May 10th, 2015

gerberaToday is Mother’s Day.  A day that will be celebrated by many and mourned by others. Today, as I do every Mother’s Day I will keep women everywhere in my thoughts and prayers. (more…)

2015 Goals Check

Friday, May 1st, 2015

goalsApril has flown by. May one of my favorite months begins today. I enjoy May because for me it is a month of celebration. I get to celebrate the birth of my husband, our anniversary and Mother’s Day. With another month in the books it is time to review the goals I set for myself at the start of this year. (more…)

I know the plans

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Plans“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.  Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.” Jeremiah 29:11-13 (more…)

My little worry wart

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

worry“Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.” Matthew 6:34

My daughter is a worrier. She worries about things that are so far in the future that it blows my mind.  (more…)

I am an addict….

Monday, April 13th, 2015

social-media-signsIsaiah 61:1 “He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners.”

Hello. My name is Donna, and I am a social media addict. (more…)


Monday, April 6th, 2015

Laugh1“Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy. Then it was said among the nations,  “The LORD has done great things for them.” Psalm 126:2

What kind of world would we have without laughter. While I am not a laugh out loud kind of person, I really do enjoy hearing others laugh. I especially enjoy hearing the laughter of my own children. (more…)