Lesson's from Beauty and the Beast

Movie Reviews are not my normal but Beauty and the Beast is anything but normal. I had no idea...

Curvy & Confident

Confidence. That word and I have an elusive relationship. I’ve struggled with my weight since high school. It was...

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...

What is Ash Wednesday?

Up until a few years ago all I knew of Lent was Mardi Gras proceeded it,  McDonalds sold fish...
Faith, Reviews
Lesson's from Beauty and the Beast
Joy
Curvy & Confident
Joy
What The Election & Losing Gracefully Looks Like For Our Daughters
Bible Study, Joy
Giving Our Best During Lent
Bible Study
What is Ash Wednesday?

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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Joy

Curvy & Confident

Confidence. That word and I have an elusive relationship. I’ve struggled with my weight since high school. It was in high school that I valued the wafer thin look, I worked out two sometimes three times a day. I lettered…

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