What The Election & Losing Gracefully Looks Like For Our Daughters

My children stayed up through most of the election but did not make it to the final-results. When I...

Giving Our Best During Lent

It’s never easy to give our best, or to give up something in order to better ourselves. During Lent...

The Theology of Doctor Who

I met Jennifer Neyhart via twitter and soon discovered we shared a love for theology, Doctor Who, and sci-fi/fantasy....

Blooming at Bliss

I had the honor of speaking last week for PWOC (Protestant Women of the Chapel) during their installation of...

Finding Purpose in our Pain

Yesterday, I shared with you the joy I have at my daughter’s survival and the utter brokenness we both...
Joy
What The Election & Losing Gracefully Looks Like For Our Daughters
Bible Study, Joy
Giving Our Best During Lent
Joy
The Theology of Doctor Who
Joy, Military Life
Blooming at Bliss
St. Jude Children's Hospital
Finding Purpose in our Pain

Military Life

Thriving as a military spouse requires determination and resilience. Our soldiers' are not the only ones who have been called to this life. There is purpose and joy in this journey. I invite you - through my own personal experiences, examples of others in history, and Scripture - to explore the possibility of a stronger more fulfilling marriage. We are stronger together and can overcome any obstacle. Let's find our purpose together.

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About me

Hi everyone.
My name is Hope!

Hello, my name is Hope! Finding Joy in Everyday is a journey of faith, life, and the art of writing. Life is an adventure in finding joy in good times and bad. My personal experiences, faith, doubt, and journey can be found in the pages of this site.

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Homeschooling

We started homeschooling from the beginning. My daughter was a patient at St. Jude Children's Hospital and the logistics of school and frequent trips to Memphis proved difficult. Over the last six years I've reviewed and created some resources to share.

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 Faith & Ministry

Faith and ministry have always been a large part of my life. Following my studies at Dallas Theological Seminary, I continue on a journey somewhere between evangelicalism and reformed theology. My default is to love and lean on grace when the texts and traditions of the Christian faith are beyond my understanding. For the last twelve years, I have worked in Family & Youth Ministries. Here you will find my journey through scripture, theology, and hands-on ministry.

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