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