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Sharing the Journey

In this episode I am excited to reveal my word for the upcoming liturgical year, as well as outlining my intentions for Advent. This is the last episode for season 1 in order to allow space to more prayerfully enter into the Advent season, to discern how to focus my time and energy in this […]

podcast, Prayer & Growth

November 30, 2021

Season 1, Episode 11: Revealing My Word for the Liturgical Year

What is your word for the liturgical year? I would love to hear what you have discerned, as well as glimpses into the background of your word and some thinking related to your Advent intentions. My word for the liturgical year is play. Play is all about relationships, delighting in the process of creating, being […]

Prayer & Growth

November 27, 2021

Word for the Liturgical Year Reveal & Advent Intentions

In this episode, I review my words for the liturgical year from 2019-2021. Then, I share 8 key take aways that I have noticed after incorporating the practice into my life for 11 years.  If you would like to join me on the word for the liturgical year journey, you are welcome to access a PDF […]

Career & Service, Marriage & Motherhood, podcast, Prayer & Growth

November 13, 2021

Season 1, Episode 10: Words in Review – Part 2

In this episode, I review my words of the (liturgical) year from 2010-2018. I mention a PDF that I have created to facilitate the process. Those who join are also welcome to include the logo for the project when sharing about it. I also have blog posts about some of my words. 

Career & Service, Marriage & Motherhood, podcast, Prayer & Growth

November 13, 2021

Season 1, Episode 9: Words in Review – Part 1

In this episode I introduce the concept of Word for the Liturgical Year. I explain how it has been a powerful practice to nurture Christ-centered growth and invite listeners to join the adventure. I mention a PDF that I have created to facilitate the process. Those who join are welcome to include the logo for the project […]

podcast, Prayer & Growth

October 31, 2021

Season 1, Episode 8: Introducing Word for the Liturgical Year

On this episode I explore dreaming in the present moment, a concept I began pondering when I realized it was hard to dream based on recent disappointments. I explore 3 insights from prayer from this season of life: 1) God uses dreams as a means to clarify & purify, 2) God uses dreams to prepare […]

podcast, Prayer & Growth

October 22, 2021

Season 1, Episode 7: Dreaming in the Present Moment

In this episode, I share  glimpses into discerning personal vocation, alongside reconsidering the role of schooling and daycare in our family’s life based on how the pandemic opened me up to ideas I never would have imagined possible previously. An overarching theme from this season was better learning to live in the present moment and […]

Career & Service, Marriage & Motherhood, podcast, Prayer & Growth

October 16, 2021

Season 1, Episode 6: Discerning Personal Vocation, Homeschooling, and Daycare

In this episode I continue the series on discernment in recent years by explaining a time in which I was discerning on-going career layers, while also grieving letting go of some ministry dreams for the moment. I focus on three key ideas that stand out to me from that season – gratitude, simplicity, and possibilities. 

Career & Service, Marriage & Motherhood, podcast, Prayer & Growth

October 9, 2021

Season 1, Episode 5: Discerning Career and Grieving Ministry

In this episode I continue with my narrative on seasons of discernment in recent years, outlining how some layers unfolded when navigating nuances of where ministry fits within overall bigger picture of family discernment. Then, I explain six take aways from those experiences. 

Career & Service, Marriage & Motherhood, podcast, Prayer & Growth

October 1, 2021

Season 1, Episode 4: Discerning Family, Career, and Ministry

In this second episode on discernment, I explain a process of discernment related to number of kids and involvement with ministry. I outline my approach to discerning in this particular season of life and some of the perceived fruits of that discernment 6 years later. 

Career & Service, Marriage & Motherhood, podcast, Prayer & Growth

September 18, 2021

Season 1, Episode 3: Discerning Kids and Ministry

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