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Do You Find It Hard to Choose Joy or Make Time to Explore What Gives You Joy? Advent Joy #CoffeeBreakForYourSoul

By On December 18, 2017

Maya Angelou said, “A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer; it sings because it has a song.” What is the new song of God wants to you sing? Could joy… Read More


Advent: Letting Go of Your Grip To Blossom With God’s Peace (Guest Emily Freeman) #CoffeeBreakForYourSoul

By On December 12, 2017

Author Henri Nouwen shares “Many voices ask for our attention. There is a voice that says, ‘Prove that you are a good person.’ …’Nobody really cares about you,’ and one that says, ‘Be… Read More


Advent Spark Hope: Sing Your Song Instead of Letting Stress Steal Your Spark (Guest Kristen Welch) #CoffeeBreakForYourSoul

By On December 4, 2017

Billie Holiday said, “If I’m going to sing like someone else, then I don’t need to sing at all.” Mary, after news of Jesus’ birth, broke into song too! “He has put… Read More


#CoffeeBreakForYourSoul What Makes You Come Alive? Let’s Celebrate Advent

By On November 28, 2017

How are you doing? I’ve missed you, friend. Don’t just be busy for Christmas this year. It’s too beautiful to miss. Let’s hear God’s Whispers of Christmas! I’ve been asking God what He… Read More


Merry Christmas, Sweet Kindreds!

By On December 25, 2016

The kids are all tucked in bed.  They wanted to stay up late tonight because, “Mom! It’s Christmas!” So, I said, “Yes! It’s Christmas!”. So, we played game night, with Christmas music… Read More


Joy & Intimacy: Your Name is On God’s Heart (Advent Devotional For Your Soul JOY) #OneWordAdvent

By On December 15, 2016

Like me, do you ever hold yourself back from joy too? That’s what happens, just as you’re about to do something new or to break out of old patterns: self-doubt and fear… Read More


When You Feel Everyday Ordinary: An Advent Devotional For Your Soul (Love) #OneWordAdvent

By On December 8, 2016

If you were here, guess where I would take you? So, I decided to record a special Advent Video Devotional For Your Soul on a trail I love to walk in the morning… Read More


Why We Need Courage to Choose Joy & Why I Must Write To You Today #OneWordAdvent

By On December 17, 2015

It’s been hard for me to choose joy.  That’s because choosing joy isn’t really about what I want to do. Choosing joy is about choosing who I really want to be. And… Read More


Savor God’s Whispers of Perfect Peace #OneWordAdvent

By On December 10, 2015

(my images are goodies for you to share and pin. soul goodness among kindreds) Peace is hard to come by.  Peace was a quiet quality that I’ve always longed for as a little… Read More


A New You Begins: Coffee Break For Your Soul Podcast! Experience A More Soulful Christmas (Guest: Kathi Lipp)

By On December 2, 2015

Coffee Break For Your Soul – Episode 1!! Experience A More Soulful Christmas With Kathi Lipp At the blink of an eye, we’re stepping into the chaos and hope of Christmas season.… Read More


Breath of Heaven, Merry Christmas

By On December 25, 2014

{one of my favorite #spiritualwhitespace. crissy field, SF. a day before Christmas.} There’s a quiet, peaceful pocket of spiritual whitespace this Christmas afternoon. And I want to spend it writing to you.… Read More


If You’re Longing For Beauty: God’s Winter Song For You

By On December 21, 2013

“Through the many winters, Your touch brings me comfort Your song lifts me up and carries me to Spring… Through all the tears to come, All my many trials Till the end… Read More

Because some days you need a double shot of faith