On the Other Side of Awful

I don’t think I met one person who said 2017 was a good year. For some, it was downright devastating. For us, we had our health, and blessings we don’t take for granted. However, the kids had harsh things to walk through that I knew was a “refiner’s fire.” Things they didn’t choose, that weren’t consequences of sin, that was to grow them. It was awful. It took me awhile…

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Music Review: Passion Whole Heart Live #PassionWholeHeart

WHOLE HEART by Passion Music   About Album   Info about Passion http://passionmusic.com/story/        “Rooted out of the Passion movement, we are committed to leading people towards renewed intimacy with God and fresh encounters of worship. Passion is more than music. More than events. Passion is a generation living for His name.”                         WHOLE HEART is the new live…

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How I Embraced the Curls

I’ve had friends come up to me and ask what am I doing to have the curls that I have. Truth be told, as I grew my hair out, I had no idea my hair was curly. I guess i had wavy hair when I was little, and was convinced for a looong time I needed perms. Then with pregnancy, my hair was straight without a perm. Now I’m past…

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OAC: Wooten’s Fun Facts

Raise your hand if you love Adventures in Odyssey! I’m raising both of mine. If you’ve read my blog for any amount of time, you know that although our kids are nearly grown, my husband and I STILL listen to Adventures in Odyssey. He travels for work and some of the trips have been to Colorado. My bucket list includes visiting Focus on the Family. One of my favorite characters…

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You’re Beautiful Now Available

  This series was inspired by our teenaged daughter Hannah after a tough transition to junior high. Instead of giving up and becoming bitter, Hannah decided to take the lessons she learned and create a series for girls her age. Julie (Hannah’s mom,) has a passion for mentoring. As she listened to Hannah create characters, Julie realized there was a message in Hannah’s work for women, too. Each book in…

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