Overwhelmed

I've been overwhelmed for a few days. Not the kind of overwhelmed when you pack your bags and you're just done...ready to quit...ready to give up. Not that kind. But completely and fully overwhelmed by the amount of goodness and blessing that God has poured into my life. OVERWHELMED.  I was blessed to have dinner…

A Great Night Ahead for Live Now

Tonight is a very big night.  The kind that I've been dreaming about for a long time. And, coincidently, having a tough time sleeping because I'm so excited it's finally here. Four incredible families approached me many months ago and asked if they could help sponsor a fundraiser for Live Now. Of course I was…

The CEO of Panera Bread Wrote me Back

I love Panera Bread. From my first visit to just about every once since, I love all things Panera.  Live Now is only 7 months old and we don't have an office yet and I  use my a space in my basement and a booth at Panera Bread. It's really amazing how much time I…

My Weekend at SpringHill Camp

This past weekend I had the privilege of being the speaker for one of SpringHill's junior retreats (that's 4th-6th graders). It really was a great weekend. GREAT weekend. God was all over that camp and I know He touched many students and adults hearts! Loved being able to share some stories and the truth of…

BD’s Mongolian BBQ + Youth Pastors + Bullying = Incredible

Ok, just to set the record straight, there was no bullying of or by youth pastors at BD's! Hah!  But, yesterday I had lunch with a tremendous group of Metro Detroit Youth Pastors at BD's. We talked about Bullying, how Churches can support local schools and what we can do to get parents more involved.…

One Gift Every Parent Should Give

I love to give my kids gifts. I really do. It's so much fun. Gifts are one of my love languages, so I'm big on gifts!  And, we're coming up to the season of gifts. Yikes! I can't even believe Christmas is less than 2 months away! How is that even possible? But, in this…