Obedience from a dog’s point of view

I took our golden retriever, Daisy, for a walk today and thought I would share some of the thoughts the Holy Spirit gave me on that walk. Daisy is still a pup and I’m working on training her. I really am not that great of a dog trainer. Lol! But as I was working with… Read more »

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Crockpot Carnitas and Sweet Potatoes with to die for Avocado sauce: Intentional Health and Wellness that makes us happy!

Note: this was actually supposed to be part of series I did a year or two ago but because I didn’t have pictures I never published it. I’m publishing it now anyway because it is seriously the best recipe! Maybe I can add a picture next time I make it!!! Thank you Melissa Miller for… Read more »

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The Soggy Reality in my Dream…

When I was younger, it was always a dream of mine to have a home that everyone (especially teenagers) wants to come to. That home that is warm and friendly and has lots of food. That home where everyone sits at the table and plays games and you see someone throw back their head and laugh from… Read more »

Intentional Parenting: How to Overcome Obstacles through Prayer!

I asked my friend Nikki George to share from her heart as my first guest blogger ever on the Light and the Glory! She is an awesome gal that loves Jesus and her family with a passion. She is a married, stay at home, homeschooling mother-of-four who desires nothing more but to hear the Lord’s heart… Read more »

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Intentional Health and Wellness: Ideas for Babies and Young Children

Health can seem like an insurmountable mountain to climb. Especially when it comes to children. There are so many things out there to do for children, or to give to children to keep them healthy. If you want to learn more on how to keep your family healthy, here are some important posts about how… Read more »

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Intentional Health and Wellness: A Family Adventure

Our family began the adventure of finding an intentionally healthy lifestyle that could fit a family of eight both in cost and in dietary needs. Several people had recommended Whole 30 as a good way to hit the reset button on health, and as I researched it, I saw some flaws in it as a… Read more »

Packing for your Destination: Intentional Planning Part 2

Once you know your dreams you have to pick a dream to focus on. If you didn’t get a chance to read “Choosing Your Destination: Intentional Planning Part 1” you can click here to read it before delving into this next step. It is important that you choose your destination before you pack for the destination. For… Read more »

Choosing Your Destination: Intentional Planning Part 1

I ended my last blog asking you to think about your dreams and what motivates you in life and then asking yourself what has to happen to accomplish those dreams. If you didn’t get a chance to read “Intentional Dreaming is Fuel for Motivation” you can click here to read it before choosing your destination which… Read more »

Dear America

Dear America, First, I want to say I love you, America! I love the people that make you America, every race and color, the rich and poor, the men, the women, the children, and the unborn. I love all of it. The mountains and valleys, the oceans, the farmland, the desert, the sunsets, the sunrises,… Read more »

Intentional Dreaming is Fuel for Motivation

I don’t know about you, but I am a dreamer. I love to dream big. I am always thinking about the growth factor, whether in business, finances, personal home and family life, or spiritual areas of life. Years ago, my husband and I led a youth group that was full of dynamic young people. We… Read more »

  • 2017: The Year of Intentional Living

    A new year brings excitement and anticipation. In general, it is a time to make goals, renew vision, and start healthy habits. So, 2017 for me brings a renewed commitment to blog consistently. Blogging helps me process the discoveries I am making about God and myself and life in general, and from what feedback I… Read more »

  • The True Power of the Voice is Knowing WHEN to Use It!

    I am sitting here at my kitchen table with my hot cup of organic traditional medicinal pregnancy tea at 3:30am (I would highly recommend this tea for any of my pregnant friends to try) after celebrating a wonderful and relaxing Valentines dinner and a movie with my husband and some dear friends of ours. Whether… Read more »

  • Faith versus Fear: Take the Leap

    Taking God’s hand and letting Him lead is the biggest guarantee for an adventurous life! There is absolutely no room for boredom when we go with God. As Revive Florida progresses, I am seeing my family and friends coming alive with purpose and excitement. My own daughter told me tonight, “Mom, I don’t know which… Read more »

  • Major Transitions = Miraculous Provisions

    This is a rather long blog, but it is worth the read I promise. It has been awhile since I have posted, and it is time that I catch you up on what the Lord has been doing. The last couple months have been full of insane transition, and the transition isn’t over yet. But… Read more »

  • Hello from the other side…

    Hello there, to all of you on the internet. To those who enjoy this blog, let me take a moment to introduce myself. I am the other side.. the husband– Seth. I get the joys of editing photos, and enduring the last minute stresses of the blogs that my wonderful and talented wife, Angela, manages…. Read more »

  • The Secret to Finishing Well: A Tribute to my Grandmother

    In my last blog, 4 Keys to Success, I had promised to write about the secret I have found to finishing well. I don’t know how you work, but I am an amazing starter and a horrible finisher. I am all about embracing a new idea or tackling a job, but about halfway through I… Read more »

  • 4 Keys to Success

    Over the years I have found 4 keys to successful living. I was thinking about some of those tonight and decided to share a little about what I have learned, and am still in process of learning, in the hopes it will benefit some of you in your journey for success. Before I share the… Read more »

  • Are You Bored With Life?

    This week has been an interesting week, to say the least! Boredom is a foreign word in my life, and when I see people who are bored, I feel like they are from a different planet. I offer to fix their boredom problem, sharing that I have many different things they can do for me… Read more »

  • Transformed in His Glory!

    I came dragging my body into church Saturday night. I was so exhausted I didn’t even want to be there. “What!? You? A pastor’s wife? You don’t want to be at church?” I can see the shock and chagrin on your face as you read this. Yes, me, a pastor’s wife. Let me tell you… Read more »

  • Taco Bell Slushies and the Kindness of God

    It has been way too long since I have blogged. There are so many times throughout the day when I think to myself: I should totally blog about that. But I never find the time to do so. This morning I woke up at 3:30am for the second time this week absolutely wide awake for… Read more »