Sis. Doretha Jones, her children Bricen and JoAnna, and her husband Pastor Jones
Christian Living, Contentment, Grace, Guest Post, Identity

Godliness with Contentment, Part 1

I had the honor of sitting down with one of the most incredible worship leaders in the country: Sis. Doretha Jones! For more information about Sis. Jones, her family, and their ministry at Bryan United Pentecostal Church, see our About Us page. A fashionably floppy black hat shielded her very fair skin from the hot… Continue reading Godliness with Contentment, Part 1

Christian Living, Fear, Grace, Identity

Identity

We were at Legacy Family Camp last week, and I gleaned so many incredible nuggets to share, including an amazing sit down with Sis. Dorethea Jones! Listening to her is always just a spiritual goldmine, and she really shared her heart with me. I'm working on putting all those incredible notes into post format for… Continue reading Identity

Little boy hiding behind a chair sneaking Lucky Charms straight from the box
Deklan, Marriage, Parenting

Just Ask: Getting Out from Behind the Chair

The subtle sound of industrious chewing pricked my mother-of-a-toddler ears as I laid the littler little down for a nap. Investigating, I stepped quietly into the hallway, trying to locate the source. "Dex? What are you doing?" Pause. "I'm just hidin' and eatin' cereal so you can't find-a me." Crinkle. Chomp. More chewing. Nervous shift.… Continue reading Just Ask: Getting Out from Behind the Chair

Brother Nathan Cox and Sister Allison Cox
Christian Living, Guest Post, Marriage, Parenting

How to Revitalize Your Marriage by Injecting Laughter and Ending the Practice of Bitterness

This post is part of a biweekly feature where we host women of wisdom and passionate faith to speak words of encouragement to our hearts. Grace Spoken Here is dedicated to being a community and collection of many voices speaking grace. Click here to see all guest posts! Sis. Allison Cox, wife of Evangelist Nathan… Continue reading How to Revitalize Your Marriage by Injecting Laughter and Ending the Practice of Bitterness

Sleeping baby Em, head resting on his elbow, chubby cheeks and red, pouty lips, pure sweetness
Christian Living, Grace

Enough is Enough, And You Are Enough

This week has been a bit of a hot mess. My thoughts have been scattered. I've started and discarded multiple post ideas. I had several goals to hit in my business that I either missed or had to work harder than expected to hit. Our moving in process is taking much longer than planned. My… Continue reading Enough is Enough, And You Are Enough

Fear, Grace

Fear Factor: 5 Steps to Challenging Fear and Walking in Purpose

1 But now thus saith the LORD that created thee, [...] Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine. 2 When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire,… Continue reading Fear Factor: 5 Steps to Challenging Fear and Walking in Purpose