A Christmas Prayer

A Christmas Prayer

Christmas is quickly approaching and I’ve been spending an increasing amount of time in prayer. So today, I wanted to share a simple Christmas prayer with you and a Christmas prayer for you. A Simple Christmas Prayer Father God,Thank You for Christmas. Thank You for sending Your Son, Immanuel, for us. 1 John 4:8 says…

Not-So-Super Woman

Not-So-Super Woman

You might already know that my name is spelled a little differently. The most common spelling is J-a-m-i-e, while mine is spelled J-a-i-m-e (I’ve been known to be confused with a Hispanic male by people I correspond with in writing only!). What you probably don’t know is that my mother chose to spell my name…

“Saul-to-Paul”

“Saul-to-Paul”

A young man, I’ll call him Steve, was recently told that he’d occasionally be teaching a young adult class at church in the next few months. Steve was talking to me about this, and something was bothering him. A friend of his at church told him they weren’t sure he’d be able to relate to…

God’s Plans are Better

God’s Plans are Better

For the past few weeks, I’ve felt this frenetic pull within me. It’s this desire to do more than I currently am doing. I feel this need to propel myself into a new season by my own willpower, but that goes directly against submitting and surrendering to God and His plans.  Lately, I’ve been getting…

Embracing God’s Grace in the Chaos: Finding God’s Presence Amidst Toddler Tantrums

Embracing God’s Grace in the Chaos: Finding God’s Presence Amidst Toddler Tantrums

As a mother of two lively toddlers, each day unfolds a new chapter in the heartwarming yet sometimes tumultuous journey of parenthood. The echoes of laughter resonate through our home, painting our days with joy and gratitude. Yet, amidst the giggles lie the inevitable toddler tantrums – sudden, intense, and often unexpected. The storm of…

Searching for Scriptures

Searching for Scriptures

I’ve always admired people who have a ton of Scripture memorized, but that’s not me. Try as I might, I just can’t seem to get it. It is what it is. I’ve never been very good at memorizing things, but after seven years of migraines, my memory is definitely shot. My mom has memorized entire…