Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 12! Forgiveness is something God freely gives to us and it is often something we freely give to others too… but the hardest kind of forgiveness is the kind we give to ourselves. When we fall short of God’s glory, when we fail our children or our spouse, when we doubt God’s goodness […]

Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 10! I want to start today off with a BIG thank you. Thank you for letting me be a small, small part of this radical journey you are on. From day one, it’s been clear that this thing doesn’t belong to me… it belongs to US. Together we are growing, changing and […]

Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 9! If I told you that these last nine days have been easy I’d be lying. They’ve been HARD. On the first day I found out that my father could have pancreatic cancer. My MS acted up. My husband’s job has been increasingly difficult. Our cat died. My father in law’s […]

Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 8! Giving is something many of us wish we could do more often. As the mother of five kids hand-me-downs have always been a part of our world. Thankfully though our kids always like getting the older kids things. Jack just turned four and he is so proud of the fact […]

Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 6! I hope you all had a wonderful Mother’s Day! How did your complaint jar look? Mine, well, it could use some work. So today I will be repeating today’s dare with you guys – unless you did far better than me. In which case I salute you!  The book of […]

Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 5! You guys have all been doing so great and I want you to know that I’m pouring my heart into these… even when they aren’t easy. At some point during these 40 days one of the dares are going to hit hard – and that’s where this one is hitting […]

Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

Welcome to Day 4!  When I was a girl my Pa had a blackberry bush that was so well tended it just ran over at the brim with berries. It would get so full in fact that the berries would begin to drag the branches to the ground. Growing up on a farm this verse […]