Looking for a great way to mix and mingle at your next retreat? This 'Get to Know You' activity is a super fun women's retreat icebreaker.

Get to Know You | Women’s Retreat Icebreaker

Looking for a great way to mix and mingle at your next retreat? This 'Get to Know You' activity is a super fun women's retreat icebreaker.

One of the most difficult things to do initially at a women’s retreat has to be getting women comfortable with those they don’t know well. As a child, it always upset me when the adults in charge would make me sit by someone I don’t know. Oh, I understand why they did it, but I […]

What do you do when you just don't feel you can take it anymore? Try at least one of these 4 places to go when you've hit your limit. God bless you!

4 Places to Go When You’ve Hit Your Limit

What do you do when you just don't feel you can take it anymore? Try at least one of these 4 places to go when you've hit your limit. God bless you!

Matthew 14:23 After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone. Where do you go when you hit that point that if one more person asks you to do something, complains to you, gossips with you, just is…with you, you think you’ll scream? […]

Join us as we study Hebrews and learn truly who Jesus Christ is.

Why Study Hebrews? And a Little Bit of Background

Join us as we study Hebrews and learn truly who Jesus Christ is.

Welcome back to our study of the book of Hebrews. This week I want to take a look at the reasons why we should study Hebrews and also give you some background information. We won’t have homework this week UNLESS you haven’t been able to read Leviticus yet. It’s important you read (or at least […]

How is God calling us to make the Earth His kingdom?

But HOW Do We Make the Earth His Kingdom?

How is God calling us to make the Earth His kingdom?

We  know God is calling us to make the Earth His kingdom just as Heaven is. Matthew 6:10 your kingdom come, your will be done, on Earth as it is in heaven. We know God is love. 1 John 4:8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. 1 John 4:16 […]

Cooking for a large group? Try this delicious simple chicken recipe and make everyone happy!

Another Super Simple Chicken Recipe for a Large Group

Cooking for a large group? Try this delicious simple chicken recipe and make everyone happy!

It’s important to have a varied menu when cooking for retreats. While I know many of us want to watch our calories, I just think having a weekend away needs to be a time when we don’t worry about things like that (maybe that’s just my wishful thinking).  We make the Simplest Shredded Chicken Recipe frequently, […]

Join us as we study Hebrews and learn truly who Jesus Christ is.

Gotta Have Faith | A Real-Life Study of the Book of Hebrews

Join us as we study Hebrews and learn truly who Jesus Christ is.

“Hebrews. Hebrews.” I hear the soft whisper, insistent and firm. “Why Hebrews, God? What am I supposed to do with that? Read it? Where do you want me to go with it? What do you want me to do with it? Whyyyyyyy?” “Hebrews.” I hear again. Over and over. In the still, quiet voice that […]

When I consider the pressures she will face and the challenges she'll overcome, I pray these prayers for my teenage daughter.

10 Prayers for My Teenage Daughter

When I consider the pressures she will face and the challenges she'll overcome, I pray these prayers for my teenage daughter.

On March 9, my sweet little baby girl turned 13. 13! How did that happen? I promise it seems like I gave birth to her yesterday. Where have the years gone? They’ve just flittered away moment by moment until all of sudden…teenager! In the post 5 Favorite Verses to Teacher Your Preteen Daughter, I wrote […]