Rebecca: Balancing Independence & Significance

Rebecca: Balancing Independence & Significance

Behind-the-scenes: If you are familiar with the ever-increasingly popular Enneagram, then you will be pleased to know I met my first match in Rebecca. We are both 3’s! Hard work, passion, and accomplishment pump through this woman’s lungs as she strives to...
Hailey: Looking in Eyes of Peace

Hailey: Looking in Eyes of Peace

Alright, let me introduce Hailey. She is a lover of Abiqua Falls, Salem, and her family–Cody and Wesley. While I have not known Hailey for long, in the short time I have spent with her, my soul knows she is valuable. This woman brings a quiet strength into any...
Caley: Giving Up Perfection

Caley: Giving Up Perfection

Behind-the-scenes: I earnestly hope everyone has a “Caley” in their lives. She is someone who brings life into a room and gives space to the messy bits of life. She and I met through friends and husbands years ago, but what drew me to her this time was our...
Laura: Clinging to Hope

Laura: Clinging to Hope

Behind the scenes: I typically give a brief look into the relationship I have with the person I interviewed here. However, this weeks interviewee is significant and a special case. No light or heavy words will be left here to describe her. She doesn’t want them...
Josh: Resetting the Soul

Josh: Resetting the Soul

Boys are different; or, the ones who have walked in, through, and out of my life sure are. Each one is oddly unique, but curiously similar. Deep thinking, observant humans have a way of finding one another. Josh is this type of person; and, lucky enough for me, he was...
Katie: Giving Back Fear

Katie: Giving Back Fear

Behind the scenes: From catching fish on a boat in Alaska to delivering babies in Haiti, Katie has experienced a wide array of God’s creativity and love. She is currently in her first term of nursing school, and is rapidly learning how to balance the fear she feels...