Hello My Name Is Martha

Hello My Name is Martha

You know that panic-stricken moment when a friend calls & tells you she’s on her way to “drop by” for a visit and your house is a complete mess. Sure! You’d love for her to stop by, but in a perfect world, you need her to be stuck in traffic for at least 4 hours […]

Known: A Call to Action

Grace, Faith, & Glitter | Known: A Call To Action

It’s the Monday after Christmas. For those of us on top of things, that means the tree is coming down, the task of unstringing the lights begins, and the decorations get put back into their boxes until the next holiday season. All the excitement of our new shiny things has dimmed. The Christmas songs have lost […]

Known: The Gift of a Baby

Grace, Faith, & Glitter | Known Series | The Gift of a Baby

“I bring great joy to all people. The Savior     yes, the Messiah, the Lord     has been born today in Bethlehem, the city of David! And you will recognize Him by this sign: You will find a baby wrapped snugly in strips of cloth, lying in manger.” -Luke 2:10-12 (NLT) This child. […]

Known: Signs of Jesus

I don’t mean to alarm anyone but we are 7 days away from Christmas…..Gracious! I alarmed myself! But through all this hustle and bustle with all the shopping and decorating and partying, it’s so nice to be reminded that we are 7 days from Christ’s birth. The day we’ve all been waiting for. (Well technically, […]

Known: Where We Fall Short

We all fall short of the glory of God | Grace, Faith, & Glitter

Hello. My name is Lauren & I’m a perfectionist. I don’t know how accurate this is today, but I found an article that said, “74% of young women between the ages of 13 & 21 feel the pressure to be perfect.” That was a few years ago, but I can only imagine that the percentage […]

Known: The Need for a Savior

We all fall short of the glory of God | Grace, Faith, & Glitter

I’m going to be completely and totally real with you today. Yeah, I could talk about how we all have the need for a Savior & how we all stumble and fall. But I don’t know you like that! I don’t know what you’re struggling with. I don’t know what your journey with Christ has […]

Known: Why He Is

Grace, Faith, & Glitter |Known: Why He Is

There is so much that can be said on why Jesus is Who He is. So I feel the need to throw out a disclaimer to all the deep theologians. While I will be talking about why Jesus came to this earth, please know that I am only touching the surface. There is so much […]

Known: What He is

  You know those gifts that just keep on giving? Those products that is this, but it’s also that, and it can do this. Those items that serve multiple purposes. And then when you go to show a friend your newfound favorite thing, they always ask, “Yeah, but what is it?” You’re so excited about […]

Known: Who He Is

“She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” -Matthew 1:21 (NLT) God’s name reveals so much of His character. It’s His name that reveals who he really is. I love that! Today I want to share with you a few […]

Known: Getting to Know the Enemy

Grace, Faith, & Glitter | Known: The Reason for the Season | Series Introduction

“The thief’s purpose is to steal and kill and destroy. My purpose is to give them a rich and satisfying life.” – John 10:10 Somehow, some way he was there too…slithering into the minds and consciences of those he came to destroy. Leaving behind a slimy trail of darkness with a stench that can kill […]