Posts tagged with: brave

Being Brave in Ballet

In today’s post, Kristin Goodrich shares what God taught her about living in his freedom through her experiences being brave in ballet. Being Brave in Ballet by Kristin Goodrich I got promoted!! Despite taking off my military uniform decades ago...

Small Things are Just as Big

One of my favorite quotes of all time is from Helen Keller when she said, “I long to accomplish great and noble tasks, but it is my chief duty and joy to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great...

A Call to Be Brave – Part 1

What am I doing? I don’t belong here. What lie have I bought into that made me think I could – or even should – do this? As we drove to the airport I was overcome by anxiety and doubt....

I Will Praise You in this Storm

***Today for Worship Wednesday, please welcome our guest writer and Worship Coordinator for Planting Roots, Kayla Atkins. This sweet lady has a heart of gold and a spirit that hungers for Jesus. Recently, she and her family walked through a...

ALL IN.

“Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Don’t be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you.” (1 Chronicles 28:20) Standing on the edge of the high dive with my toes hanging off, I wasn’t...

Hands of God

Hands of God   Sisters. Friends. Women. Fellow warriors. I don’t know where I’d be without you. I’m not talking about the blood-related kind. I’m talking about the women who have walked this military life alongside me. Time and time...

Causing Ripples

We were just about the only ones there. We had gone to the post pool, but this Kansas spring has been pretty cool. Most people were not crazy enough to jump in the pool just yet. We were that crazy,...