The Little Things to be Thankful For

Of course I'm thankful for Jesus, my husband, my children, health, a home, a job, food, and clothing... However, sometimes it's the little things we forget to thank God for. So I decided to make a list of all those other little blessings in life. Hot showers: seriously, some people don't know what this is.… Continue reading The Little Things to be Thankful For

Devotional · Thankfulness

Favorite Thing About Fall?

PC: Yev Studios The coming of fall is always so bittersweet to me. I'm crazy about summer: going to the beach, relaxing by the poolside, cookouts, the list goes on. However, fall is such a beautiful time too! I'm so thankful for seasons. That ensures we don't get tired of one particular season, right? God… Continue reading Favorite Thing About Fall?

Comfort · Encouragement · Joy · Thankfulness

I will rejoice in the Lord 

I am sitting a school dinner, and the lady beside me introduces herself. She then proceeds to tell me that Dmitriy saved her life. She heard he was my brother in law. But at this point, I'm really confused how he could've saved her life. Then, she shows me a picture of her car: "Just… Continue reading I will rejoice in the Lord 


Month of Thankfulness

 In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Since the month of November contains the wonderful holiday of Thanksgiving, and as the year comes closer to its end, we (hopefully) start to reflect on all our blessings. Well, ideally, we hope to not… Continue reading Month of Thankfulness


It’s the Little Things

But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that. 1 Timothy 6:8 "Some Italian sausages and candles, and we have ourselves a nice evening together with the family," my mother-in-law stated matter of factly as we sat at the dinner table. And I thought to myself that life is really about… Continue reading It’s the Little Things

Comfort · Relationships · Thankfulness

Unique Hardships

To the woman he said, “I will make your pains in childbearing very severe;     with painful labor you will give birth to children. To Adam he said,   “Cursed is the ground because of you;     through painful toil you will eat food from it     all the days of your life. Women just got it tough. Painful… Continue reading Unique Hardships