Shipless and Alive

I have a new motto. It goes like this: “Erika, there will be no loss of life. Just your ship.” And y’all are thinking, you have a ship? Whaaaaat? Yup, I have a ship. And so do you. Let me explain. In Acts 27 Paul has just set sail for Rome. However, not long after, […]

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Confession: Take 1

I heard a powerful message at church this morning. One that has been pulling at my heart for the past couple of months. And though God has forgiven my hypocrisy, I extend my apology to you as well. I was that one Christian…the one who posts bible verses with the pretty background on Facebook. Ha, […]

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A flower with Jesus power.

To have a relationship with Jesus? I cannot explain the peace and power that will flow through you. But I can paint you a picture. This morning, I received some flowers from my Secret Sister. Let me just say that it happens to be 28 degrees here with some sleet. Hello Spring. Those poor flowers […]

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Storage Wars – Heart Edition

As life happened, I began using my heart as a storage unit. Each box sealed shut, labeled, and stacked. We’ve all moved enough in our lives to have a mental picture. Each disaster, each love, each loss…all represented by a taped box.  And storage units aren’t the greatest living quarters. They usually don’t have electricity. […]

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Hello, Maker of the Moon

Last night I was driving home with my mom and sister. I was admiring all of the stars and decided to play a song called “Maker of the Moon”. “Hello maker of the moon. Your creation has inspired my every move.” But there was one little problem. I couldn’t find the moon. It was nowhere […]

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