FTGI

It is December and we are in full swing decking the halls and making merry – OR we are burning the candle at both ends and wearing ourselves out! I hope for your sake you are finding a balance between the two! This past week FTGI...

It’s December! Christmas is around the corner and before you know it we will be heading into a new year! You may be ready to take on the world in 2019 or you may be a little weary and in need of encouragement. One of my...

Lying there, tears streaming down my cheeks, I felt myself dissolving into my bed with shame. How could I feel this bad when I have so much to be grateful for? One of the most frustrating things to be told when you are suffering from depression is, “think...

My husband and I have been busy every weekend renovating the downstairs of our house, and now that pumpkin everything is popping up where ever you look, I’m feeling the pressure to finish by the holidays! We LOVE fixer upper stuff, so we do most...

I woke up one morning recently with an all too familiar feeling. Anxiety was creeping up on me. I could tell as soon as I opened my eyes. My heart felt fluttery (is that a word?), far more than it should have. I don’t think...

I can hardly believe summer is over! It went so fast for me, but if you're a mama with kiddos at home, I can imagine you're ready for a routine again ;) We want to thank all of you who prayed continuously for FTGI during our hiatus. It...

“So, let go my soul and trust in Him, the waves and wind still know His name” - Bethel Music Early morning on the last day of our Unwavering Conference, Cynda and I had worship music playing softly in our cruise stateroom while we sat on...

With all the determination and focus her little 7-year-old body could muster, my daughter Claire stood strong and ready to break her first board. She drew her arm back and struck with all of her might. Nothing. The board did not break! Quickly, she straightened up and...

"Remember how the Lord your God led you all the way in the wilderness these forty years, to humble and test you in order to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would keep his commands." - Deuteronomy 8:2 In 2008, a bunch...

To do two things at once is to do neither. Publilius Syrus My husband is a car guy. One might even say he's obsessed with cars. We're looking at getting a new car next year so he’s been educating me on some of our options.  We've looked...