Staggering Need

Yesterday was a long one, I knew it was coming and tried my best to prepare, but the truth is that nothing I ever could do would make a day like that easy. (I have to apologize in advance that this post is not going to be very well written, … Read More

Where the learning happens

You know that stretching feeling? The place where you come to when you are opening a new door, ascending into new undiscovered territory?  Its a good place to be, but its not always easy, there are moments of clarity yes, however most of the time it feels as though you … Read More

The Start of Something New

You are likely reading this because you saw the post on the Drawn From Water blog about the recent changes we are implementing. First before anything, we want to thank you for checking out what we are doing next as a family!  We are excited about this new season and … Read More

The Dance of Marriage

I have to warn you before I start, I know its a cheesy route to come to such a deep emotional place but this is how it happened, so I am going to share it that way and hope that it means as much to you as it does to … Read More

Endless Entertainment

The big news around our house for the kids is that our cat had kittens last week…  The fun never ceases. Somedays the kids will spend hours just watching them squirm around. Today they started to open their eyes.  I can not even begin to explain the excitement.

Happy Mothers Day

To the best mother there ever was.  We love you Jessie and we are so thankful for your kindness and super mom skills.  We hope you have a great day today! From Nickoli, Luella, Ruth, Everly and Levi Also, will you consider giving a mothers day gift to a mother … Read More

Saturday Morning Cartoons!

We have this ritual around our house, one that I am a firm believer makes for better kids.  Every Saturday morning we let the kids watch cartoons as soon as they wake up, we just let them go for it and enjoy a slow Saturday morning of just plain old … Read More

Expecting the worst….

Have you ever been reading along in the Bible and came along a verse that changes everything?  One that suddenly jumps out and lets you see that you have had all the dials set wrong, the controls are in need of an adjustment… 1 Peter 1 Since Jesus went through … Read More