Earth Filled with Heaven (Book Review) After listening to Skye Jethani's interview with Aaron Damiani on his book I knew I wanted to read it. I was excited to see it as an option to review for Moody Publishing. I received a copy to read, and the following is my review. This book reminded me of Lauren Winner's Mudhouse … Continue reading Earth Filled with Heaven (Book Review)


What If Jesus was Serious ABOUT THE CHURCH? (Book Review) What if Jesus Was Serious ABOUT THE CHURCH? by Skye Jethani is the third book in this series. I have had the opportunity to review the other two. They are simple but deep discussions on the Sermon on the Mount, prayer, and now Church. This book on Church like the other two includes drawings … Continue reading What If Jesus was Serious ABOUT THE CHURCH? (Book Review)


Out my Window: overcast, breezy, mid fall kind of day Enjoying: quiet Sundays, time to read the Sunday Times, a break in the semester, slower days, beautiful weather, fall wood wick candles, fresh picked apples, a physical copy of a Daybook from a kindred friend, excellent visits with different people Listening to/Watching: All things Assessment Techniques in Counseling and Psychopathology. Holy Post … Continue reading Daybook

Genuine Community (book review) One thing the last year and a half and counting has shed light on is our anemic view of community, specifically the church. It revealed how many were satisfied by a good conversation or time of prayer in the halls or in a class. Or just chatter after service with those around them or … Continue reading Genuine Community (book review)

Daybook (Another been awhile edition)

Out my Window: overcast, hot and humid, garden overflowing with flowers, weeds, and some random mutated crops from years gone by (I have yellow zucchini) Enjoying: time away with my husband, ocean, swimming, extra time to read, cut flowers from my weed pit Listening to/Watching:  I am in the calm before the storm, working through a Stats class … Continue reading Daybook (Another been awhile edition)

Daybook (disclaimer: been awhile edition)

Out my Window: overcast rainy off and on, humid Enjoying: break from writing papers, reading my friend's Daybook, waterfalls, watching 3 crazy zucchini plants that I did not plant grow wild in my non-tended to garden, visits with good friends Listening to/Watching: Finished listening and watching lessons on Acute Stress, Grief, and Trauma and Theories of Counseling now … Continue reading Daybook (disclaimer: been awhile edition)


Out my Window: warm rainy Sunday Enjoying: beautiful weather, goldfish (the snack, I can't stop eating them), baseball, spring flowers everywhere, trees swollen buds, grilling Listening to/Watching:  Listening and watching lessons on Techniques in Addiction Counseling and Integration of Spirituality and Counseling. Holy Post Podcast Holy Post Podcast. Added another book to my booklist after last week's podcast, The … Continue reading Daybook

Daybook (Been awhile edition)

Out my Window: beautiful sunshine, white snowdrops popping up under the shrubs, some green from the spring bulbs starting to poke up through the ground Enjoying: bright yellow daffodils and tulips on my counters, gorgeous weather, walking, robins singing Listening to/Watching:  I finished listening and watching lessons on Multicultural Therapy and Legal and Ethics in Therapy this past … Continue reading Daybook (Been awhile edition)