Focus on the Pillar, Not the Problems

I’m excited to my friend, fellow Military Spouse, author, and speaker, Kristi Woods, visiting My Messy Desk today.  She shares about how she has overcome a MESS made by a trial in her life. If you haven’t read her Word Nerd Wednesday post on the topic, you definitely should!  Keeping Focus on the Pillar, Not the Problems […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Trials

I’m so excited to welcome my friend Kristi Woods to My Messy Desk. She is passionate about encouraging women to walk deeper with God and I have been so encouraged by her wisdom and love for God’s people. Today she tackles a tough topic we might rather avoid, but shows us how even our trials […]

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Lindsey Keith

Masterpiece Monday – Lindsey Keith

1) What special skills and abilities has God given you? How did you discover them? How are you using them to serve His creation? God has given Lindsey Keith an extraordinary ability to paint and create beautiful masterpieces. Lindsey rarely uses a pencil to sketch and drawl her artwork. Instead, she picks up a paint […]

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Why The Dandelion

Why The Dandelion?

I’m sure you’re dying to know! When I started working with my friend and designer, Kate DiZio she asked me to come up with one single image that could be my icon. After dismissing every craft supply and paraphernalia and religious symbol known to man… think glue gun, ball of yarn, scissors, paint bush, artist’s […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Test

My dear friend and fellow Army Veteran, Ann Marie Ash, joins us today around My Messy Desk to discuss the word Test. It’s a tough topic, but one that we all face, yet seldom recognize. I pray you’ll be blessed by her thorough study!   Test (Hebrew; bahan, v.): to test, try, probe, examine; to […]

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The MEMORIES that feel like MESSES now will be erased from the record books. (1)

My Father’s Memories

The day my Dad died, my sister and I combed through his belongings. He had liquidated most of his assets several years before, so there wasn’t much. But we found some real treasures in his small two bedroom house near the gulf coast in Florida. He hadn’t kept a whole lot of things, but what […]

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