• I love stages. I love microphones. I love talking to a crowd of people. And I love Jesus. I've often wondered how to become a Christian speaker, but I didn't know where to start. This great article will give you hope and tell you exactly where you should start (and you can start today!)
    Grow & Shine

    How to Become a Christian Speaker

    I love stages. I love microphones. I love talking to a crowd of people. And I love Jesus. What I want is a nice big stage. I want to use it to tell people about Jesus, that’s all. Not to much to ask, right? What if You Haven’t Been Given a Microphone? Unfortunately, some of the only platforms I have are the ones I get when I lay on the bed next to my frustrated nine year old while trying to communicate the living gospel of Christ. Or when disciplining my crazy five year old. Or when I sing Jesus loves me every night to my two and three year…

  • Do you want to write a book but feel like your life is squashing that dream? I will tell you an often overlooked secret to how to write a book despite all odds!
    Best Practices,  Grow & Shine,  Struggles

    How to Write a Book When You Have Kids

    Yeah, yeah, yeah…it’s everyone’s dream to write a book one day. I get it. Me, too. I’ve wanted to be an author since I was in second grade. But that’s not why I wrote my novel, Without Regret. I wrote it because I was frustrated with life. Before my frustration began four things had occurred: I had just FINALLY come to terms with the idea that my husband wasn’t ready for more children (my fourth baby was only 10 months old, mind you) My dreams of writing was starting to resurrect after many years of motherhood and I was excited. I had bought my first real bathing suit since before…