Hi friend! Keeping Christ at the center of our Christmas is essential, so we have been thoughtfully discussing and implementing how best to do this with our children each year. We decided a few years ago once Collins got to an appropriate age that we will not be pretending Santa is real. For many reasons, … Continue reading Advent Devotional Ideas for You and Your Family This Year!
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice. Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand; do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ … Continue reading PHILIPPIANS 4:4-9, DANIEL 7:13-14, COVID-19, AND A JUST GOD IN THE MIDST OF INJUSTICE
Good morning! As I finished up reading Jonah, I had some time of reflection over the last two verses, questions, that God asks Jonah for the reader to think on and answer too. God used this passage to tend to my heart. Let me be transparent with you, because #impressingisexhausting: I can be very impatient … Continue reading God Is Compassionate When We Are Not
I am SO excited about this giveaway for you! I have teamed up with several wonderful businesses and artists to bring you an assortment of goodies you are going to love this summer! Before I jump into what is up for grabs in MY giveaway, you must know about the 8 OTHER giveaways that are … Continue reading Blog Hop GIVEAWAY!
yesterday after getting back from bible study I had a major bad mom moment. like, horrifying. like, I went in to grab my water bottle before going on a walk with C and Scout and forgot to put the lock on the stroller with our baby in stroller and finding baby in stroller across the street tipped … Continue reading failure by default
It has been another whirlwind of a month. Our baby girl is a month and a half old, my husband and I celebrated our 2nd anniversary, and we've made some big decisions in the Tracy household. Dakota and I made a prayerful decision that I should stay home to raise our baby girl. It was … Continue reading This Maze of Life
June 24th, 2016- God made me a mother. He made my sweet Dakota a father. I try to wrap my head around this gift, and I just find myself in tears. Joyful, praiseworthy tears to God. How can He give a sinner like me such an amazing, unexplainable gift? I've never known the depth of … Continue reading God Made Me A Mother
Over the past month, I've been reflecting on how God has molded me to find contentment. I was asked to speak at our church's women's luncheon about how I've found contentment when I was single/unmarried, newly married, and the current season of life I'm entering in, motherhood. Our theme for this year was "She Who … Continue reading The Search for Contentment…
What is the joy of the Lord? I found myself pondering this question all day long. On my typical drive to work on this wet, dreary morning, a song entitled The Joy of the Lord was playing. On a morning that I would typically be a little less "peppy" due to the weather, I found … Continue reading The Joy of the Lord
"So whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God." -1 Corinthians 10:31 Hello! My name is Courtney, and I am a wife to my sweet, god-fearing husband, who I'll refer to on here as D. D and I are newly married (year and a half) and have … Continue reading Filled With The Word