Bible Study, Blog, faith

Fortifying Your Life with God’s Word (4 steps from Nehemiah 8)

All of us could use some strengthening in areas of our lives in one way or another. The nation of Israel, way back in 5th Century B.C., was in need of some fortifying too.  After being captive in Babylon, they started to return home to Jerusalem.  But everything had been destroyed.  It all needed to… Continue reading Fortifying Your Life with God’s Word (4 steps from Nehemiah 8)

Blog, faith, Using Your Gifts

Blogging Milestones: More than a Month

I can't believe already more than a month has passed since this blog was started by "accident".  Although it's barely been more than a month since T2TW began, having a website is something I've desired for much longer.  Around 2 years ago, I was in my kitchen listening to a podcast by Jami Balmet from… Continue reading Blogging Milestones: More than a Month

Blog, faith, Uncategorized

Toward the Goal

I encourage you to press on towards the goal with the words of Paul... "But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ.  Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord.  For His sake I have suffered the loss of all… Continue reading Toward the Goal

Espanol, faith, Uncategorized

Hacia La Meta

Te animo seguir hacia la meta con las palabras de Pablo. "Pero cuantas cosas eran para mí ganancia, las he estimado como pérdida por amor de Cristo.  Y ciertamente, aun estimo todas las cosas como pérdida por la excelencia del conocimiento de Cristo Jesús, mi Señor, por amor del cual lo he perdido todo, y… Continue reading Hacia La Meta

Blog, faith, Homemaking, in the kitchen, Using Your Gifts

Cupcake Decorating Delight

  God has created every person with unique abilities and gifts. His desire is that we take delight in our gifts and use them as a vehicle to share His love. Every single person has been individually handcrafted with different abilities. (Psalm 139; Ephesians 2:10)  Just think about some of the people in your life… Continue reading Cupcake Decorating Delight

faith, Uncategorized

How Focusing on Christ can Help a Hurting Heart during the Holidays

Gifts. Pretty lights and decorations.  A delicious feast.  But, behind the beautiful place settings, perfectly carved turkey, prettily packaged gifts, and in the midst of a thousand Christmas lights may sit a darkened heart. Behind the laughter could lie sadness. A heart longing for something more.  Something that will heal the hurt and the sting of… Continue reading How Focusing on Christ can Help a Hurting Heart during the Holidays