Thoughts from a recovering worship leader

It helps my overburdened mind to slow down and remember how blessed I am, and how much I have to be thankful for. mac software download Cooler weather beginning to settle in. Although the summer heat isn't giving up it's reign without a fight, I'm so thankful that fall is on its way. A reunion … Read more

Gratitude list

January 7th, 2013 | Posted by jamie in Gratitude - (4 Comments)

Reflecting on the last month, here’s what I’m thankful for. 1. Live Christmas trees. I love coming home and smelling fresh pine. 2. Christmas music. Traditional Christmas carols never get old to me. 3. Spending a day at the coast with my wonderful hubby, celebrating five years ago when he asked me to marry him. 4. … Read more


November 24th, 2011 | Posted by jamie in Thoughts - (4 Comments)

“Thanksgiving includes gratitude.   In fact, thanksgiving is but the expression of an inward conscious gratitude to God for mercies received.  Gratitude is an inward emotion of the soul, involuntarily arising therein, while thanksgiving is the voluntary expression of gratitude.” E.M. Bounds One of my favorite practices is to create a gratitude list. It pulls … Read more