My Favorite Advent Devotionals and Books

Yesterday I shared about The Advent Invitation ... and why Advent is such a special season for me.  If you haven't read that post, I hope you will. But here's what I know — you are as busy as I am. Which means, you may not have time to research and find great tools to help you spend time taking stock of your soul and preparing your heart. Today, I thought I'd share with you my top three, tried-and-true, Advent must-have resources. And a few other books and tools you might also like.  And ... [Read More]

The Advent Invitation: Come in all your messiness

I've been doing the She Reads Truth study on The Beatitudes. It's one of my favorite passages—and also one that reminds me how much I need Jesus. I started reading these verses in Matthew 5 the day after the election and I've been reading them, meditating on them, praying them, and studying ever since. “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the ... [Read More]