UB of the week

It’s been almost two weeks since I posted and I have no idea where the time went! I have a few unexpected blessings and it’s important for me to write it down, because so often we can remember the negative, but I want to remember the positive, even if the event started out negative. First, … [Read more…]

What Inspires Me? (May Edition)

April was quite a month.  As a life long runner, the events of April 15 didn’t scare me away from what I love to do, it only gave me resolve to keep going. And there are so many other inspiring stories that are pushing me into May! Inspiring:NPR presents an story from a runner that … [Read more…]

Blink of an Eye

I found out yesterday that a colleague died suddenly. I knew him well enough and had just seen him a few months back. When someone dies, I always think about the last conversation I had and if I would have said anything different. In this case I remember hearing about the joy of being a … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

I received the opportunity to participate in a project that shares the stories, provides encouragement and  builds up a special group of people. I am very excited to hear more about how I can use my gifts to share in this project! Sharing stories is something I love to do, because it provides inspiration, helps … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

My unexpected blessing for this week comes from a meeting with a new friend. After going to a few different meet ups with my husband that related to his interests, I realized that I had been slacking on my own hobbies. We ran with a group, which was really great, but it was important to … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

This Scripture popped up in my daily devotion and it brought great joy and comfort: Psalm 34 (NLT) 1 “I will praise the Lord at all times.I will constantly speak his praises.2 I will boast only in the Lord;let all who are helpless take heart.3 Come, let us tell of the Lord’s greatness;let us exalt … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

This week’s UB came on Sunday morning. I work on Sunday morning and part of that is having conversations with people, it’s great! I was simply following up with someone who I had helped in the past and I sat and listened to what was going on in her life. It was a great reminder … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

It’s been awhile since I have posted an unexpected blessing of the week and I wanted to get back into that weekly routine. For this week, my unexpected blessing was reconnecting with a fellow woman in ministry and beginning conversations about partnering and supporting all women (leaders, spouses, lay people, etc…) in ministry. I am … [Read more…]