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No Resolutions! My Word for 2018: Abandon

January 9, 2018

Are you hating your New Year’s resolutions already? You should join me and a bunch of other people who simply choose one word to focus on for the year. Instead of resolutions, I choose a single word to guide the year. Who keeps New Year’s resolutions anyway? Not me. But letting one word guide my … Read more No Resolutions! My Word for 2018: Abandon

Desperate for a Glimpse

November 25, 2017

The holidays are here again, and while some are celebrating, others are desperate for just a glimpse of a loved one. As we gathered at my in-laws’ home for Thanksgiving this year, I was keenly aware of our loss. The deep ache of losing our 3-year-old (almost 10 years ago) has not healed with time. … Read more Desperate for a Glimpse

Is Fear Motivating You?

November 14, 2017

“I’m not happy, Bob!” You may remember this boss from The Incredibles movie. This is a phrase I fear: I’m not happy, Kim! I hate to admit that I am motivated by fear. Fear of someone being unhappy with me or my work. I have tried over the years to get better at allowing someone … Read more Is Fear Motivating You?

It’s Time to Weed & Water

November 9, 2017

The seeds you’ve planted these past 40 Days to Prepare for God’s Plans, now need steady watering and a watchful eye for weeds. I pray that you’ve enjoyed taking steps towards your dreams this past month. As we kick off November, let’s be grateful for what we accomplished, big or small. I’d like to end … Read more It’s Time to Weed & Water

Final Days Are Here!

November 5, 2017

Our 40 Days to Prepare for God’s Plans is winding up this week! Can you fix your eyes on Jesus and take 3 more steps towards reaching your goals? I am usually all gung-ho at the beginning of a project, fizzle out in the middle, and then fire-up again at the end. Anyone else? But, … Read more Final Days Are Here!

Don’t Eat the Bread!

October 31, 2017

No, this isn’t a post about the carbs in bread. This isn’t a post about gluten-free living. This is a post to myself: Kim, do not each the bread of idleness! We are on this 40 Day journey to Prepare for God’s Plans, and we are in the final push of taking at least one … Read more Don’t Eat the Bread!

It’s OK…Until It’s Time…

October 26, 2017

“It’s ok to spend time doing what you want to do…until it’s time to do what you were meant to do.” ~ The Rookie (movie 2002) What time is it for you?  

On the Downhill Slide?

October 23, 2017

Remember doing this as a kid? Log rolling down a grassy hill was so much fun. You didn’t care how itchy you were going to be. You giggled and wobbled back up to the top to do it again. I hope that’s the way you are feeling right now during our preparation for God’s plans … Read more On the Downhill Slide?

Want to See the Next Step?

October 16, 2017

We are focused on taking just one step towards our dream for these 40 Days to Prepare for God’s Plans. Sometimes, that next step is so difficult to see. Or, there are so many steps, going in different directions, that we don’t know which step to take. I know exactly how that feels. I am … Read more Want to See the Next Step?

Who’s the Boss?

October 8, 2017

“O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is Your name in all the earth, who have displayed Your splendor above the heavens! … When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars, which You have ordained; What is man that You take thought of him, and the son of man … Read more Who’s the Boss?