embracing the mosaic life – art {life} in progress

Welcome friends! Living out the Christian life authentically requires daily submitting the pieces of our life to God, the Ultimate Artist, allowing him to craft us into a beautiful mosaic masterpiece that can be used for His glory. It's a moment by moment journey of living with purpose, releasing fear & control, and embracing the freedom of Christ. Learn more about me and The Mosaic Life community and join us as we seek to submit our art {our lives} to Him.

Ultimate Guide to Christmas Gifts That Make A Difference

The Ultimate Guide to Christmas Gifts That Make a Difference and Give Back

It’s Thanksgiving and families everywhere are gathered on couches, huddled around the Black Friday ads, planning their shopping strategy for the biggest shopping day of the year. Last year a record 92 million people shopped on Black Friday, with each person spending an average of $407.23 for a total of $57.4 billion spent in one […]

Marriage Reflection & Renewal: An Annual Commitment

Renewal and Reflection

It’s a Monday and in a normal week I’d be settled in at my desk by now, working on payroll, grant reports, or calling for a quote to fix whatever problem has cropped up with our office building that week. Instead, I just hopped out of a shower with endless hot water and no interruptions […]

Leaving a Legacy of Living in the Light: A Remembrance

Leaving a Legacy of Living in the Light

Yesterday was a gorgeous fall day, the kind you wish would duplicate itself over and over. Chuck and I parked our van in the field as directed and stepped out into the cool air, air crisp and clean that filled our lungs with life. Blue skies painted with streaks of white clouds hovered over the stalwart trees at […]

Parenting With Purpose: Day 23 – Reflection & Renewal – PLUS, Enter to WIN our Favorite Things {$250 in Prizes}

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I just returned home yesterday from Allume, a Christian women’s blogging conference. It was a beautiful time of connection, reflection, and renewal. While the logistics with childcare were a bit tricky this week, I’ve found that getting away for even just a day or two for a women’s retreat or conference allows me to return home refreshed. […]