Day 9… Beautiful, terrible, wretched last day Each morning, I feel my hand laying on warm skin. Jamie puts my hand across his face, on the side of his cheek, wraps his hands around mine to lay on his chest, and we lay with interlaced fingers until the heat of the sun coming through the… Continue reading Africa Day 9: Church, Socca, What NOT to wear and Jamie’s jig!
Day 8: Beach Field Trip … No school. No hunger. No worries. Just this. All day, this…
I have been forced to see the America in me, and it does not please me. I am so disappointed to realize all that I lack for the sake of all that I possess. I am doing life among purest servants of God, and I fear I have nothing to give them but things money… Continue reading Africa 3/4 ~ Pineapples, Miley’s biggest fan & an American boy
I’m in Europe. Me. Little, old Stacey from the Grove. I feel small. You know how when you find yourself in the midst of a big thing or a big place or big people, and you just feel small? That’s me right now sitting in this airport cafe. I just bought the most expensive cup… Continue reading Stories & Dreams, Big Africa, small me.
When you sneak a glance at your husband, what would you say his demeanor is? Does he have the look of freedom? of Joy? Does he look… HAPPY? Or is it more like the look of defeat? Stuck? Like a man in prison? The difference is you. Yep…. all YOU. As wives, we have the… Continue reading Wifey Wednesday: The CRITICAL wifey
Hey ladieeees!!! Let’s talk about sex, aight? My last couple posts were heavy so I’ll try to keep it short & sweet. Ohhhh wait a minute – if you’re not married – this post is NOT for you. Do not, I repeat: DO NOT WRECK YOUR BLESSINGS. Scripture is clear about the “special” kind of… Continue reading Wifey WEDesday: The SEXY wifey… Happy Humpday! Pun intended.
I’ll never give birth to a child. … I have seen and done more in my life than I could have ever dreamed imaginable. I’ve been to places and experienced stories that are the stuff of fairy tales. I could list a dozen dreams birthed in my heart that have already come true and God… Continue reading MOM IT OUT Monday: The Other Mom
Confession… I can be really mean to my husband. Ugly, ugly, ugly. I do not deserve this gentle man. God has given us a gift of words and I love to use them to praise Him, to tell stories, to speak life over my children, to sing. But I also abuse them. I know where it… Continue reading WIFEY WEDnesday: The VARSITY LEVEL wifey
I have really been seeking God for His wisdom and transformation to become a COVENANT WIFE. No, I do not know what that is – that’s why I’m asking Him. And let me tell ya, He has a lot to say. I’m pretty far from it, but by His grace I’m further along than I… Continue reading Wifey WEDnesday! Proverbs 15:1
“When you’re dreaming with a broken heart… waking up is the hardest part…” I’ve said before that I have this running soundtrack in my head at all times. For days now, I’ve had this song in my head. It’s about a love relationship, but for me it’s been about my dream of going to Africa… Continue reading Mustard seed dream