ENDURING THE WAIT

Season 6, Episode 24, “He Love Me, He Loves Me Not” 6 Enduring The Wait “If I have to wait two years or twenty, I’ll wait.” –Almanzo Wilder Patient endurance is a difficult lesson to learn. Circumstances beyond our control often bring our plans to an abrupt stop. In the moment, patience can be a…

HANDING OVER THE KEYS

Season 5, Episode 10 , “Men Will Be Boys” 5 Handing Over the Keys “From now on you’ll be treated like men.” –Jonathan Garvey There comes a time in every young man’s life when he’s ready to be treated like a man. It’s usually sooner than we parents expect and we are faced with teenagers…

Gratitude—Don’t Miss It

Season 4, Episode 20, “A Most Precious Gift” 4 “We didn’t learn until years later about all the worry Ma went through. But it wasn’t important she said, because we were all blessed by the coming of Baby Grace.” Laura Ingalls If we aren’t careful we can miss the wonderful blessings God is giving us…

GIVING SPACE

Season 3, Episode 13, “Quarantine” 3 GIVING SPACE "Half Pint, the reason for this quarantine is to keep adults and children from bunching up."Charles Ingalls The current reality of COVID-19 has put many of us in an unfamiliar territory. We’ve been asked to stay home—from work, school, and apart from people. Whether you are among…

JUST ASK HIM

Season 2, Episode 6, “The Spring Dance” 2 JUST ASK HIM "Caroline, I was just waiting for you to ask me."Charles Ingalls Have you ever tried your hardest to get someone to notice you? You may have tried every idea up your sleeve with no luck at all—that special someone oblivious to your hints of…

ANYONE AND EVERYONE

Join me for Day 1 of Daily Devotionals with Wendi during our COVID-19 Shelter at Home. Every morning at 9am I'll announce the episode, watch it and bust out a devotional for you! Enjoy.

Do You Hear What I Hear?

Last month, I wrote about the words we say… specifically to our teenage children. How our words carry power and trickle down to the deepest parts of our souls—both theirs and ours. This month, I thought I’d focus on what we hear or maybe what we should choose to hear. Reading Scripture I can’t ignore…

The Words We Say

I was listening to a podcast the other day about positivity and the words we say to ourselves… (thanks Levi Lusko). If we breath doubt and fear and regret to ourselves, then those feelings will be the overflow of our hearts. We can’t help but shower negativity on the people around us when it’s happening…

Painting the Sky

What an absolutely gorgeous day on the Central Coast of California! Most of our state is on fire, but we are doing just fine here. Every Friday, I shoot for paddle-boarding at the beach... as long as a friend can go with me to help haul my ginormous board down the steep rocky trail. (Btw...…

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