Give us this day our daily bread. There was once a time in my life that these words were foreign to me. Words that had to be learned before I exchanged vows in a church, in front of a God I didn't yet know. Words in a prayer that Jesus taught us to pray. … Continue reading Daily Bread
The gut feeling. The nudge. The curiosity. The stirring in your soul that makes you just a tad fearful about what's in store. It's persistent and unrelenting. You daydream about it, and try to push it away, but you can't hide. It's a whisper that urges you to step out in faith, and trust God with… Continue reading The Whisper Before the Call
Have you ever found yourself looking at your kids, wondering how they have managed to become such lovely people? I’m not talking about simply growing up … I’m talking straight up, how on EARTH have they turned out not just normal…but lovely. Kind. Compassionate. Loving. Sure, they have equally not so lovely sides as well, but… Continue reading Grace Fills the Gaps
Below is journal entry written in May of 2016, amidst a season of life that was suffocating. I look back now to see that it was the beginning of a journey... Obedience. This has been my theme for a while now, but here is what I don’t understand. Obedience is always followed by blessings, it… Continue reading Clearing the Clutter
The vision of Perfectly Backwards is building a community of women like me, who find themselves exhausted by the never ending pressures of this world. We hear whispers deep in our souls that dare us to turn around, and run back to Jesus. We crave His ways knowing they’re better than ours. We humbly pray… Continue reading Perfectly Backwards?