Farewell 2018

WOW! What a year 2018 has been! I flipped through the photos on my phone a couple weeks ago looking for some for a project (please don’t lecture me about how I ought to get those off my phone and on the cloud or wherever it is I’m supposed to be storing our family history […]

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A Woman’s Worth: More Than The Money I Make

Have you ever wondered what you’re worth? Not the bottom line after you’ve add all your assets and deduct all your debts, or the difference between what you make and what you spend. But rather what you are worth as a person. I got up close and personal with this question when our financial advisor […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Parable

I’m so thrilled to welcome Sarah Travis back to My Messy Desk for Word Nerd Wednesday! She is super smart and shares that wisdom with us as we study a word you’ve probably heard before, but may not have looked at from this perspective! ********* Parable | “a short story that teaches a moral or […]

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2016 – A Year in Review

Happy New Year!! This is always a special time for me. I love looking back with fondness over all the MEMORIES (don’t miss the giveaway for sharing your best of 2016 on my Facebook Page) made in the year past and ahead with anticipation toward all the possibilities of the next 12 months. What a year […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – (Bear) Fruit

My friend Kristin Funston joins us today to discuss this great word – Abide! “Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me.” (John 15:4-6, ESV) FRUIT, (from Latin fructus fruit, use, from frui […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Testimony

Today I’m joined by my sweet, funny, and very southern sister in Christ, Carmen Horne of Pursuing Hope Together. Today’s word is one that challenged me most of my life until I began to understand it’s true meaning. Testimony – (Hebrew) ‘eduwth – testimony, witness, a precept of God, law.            […]

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