Easter + Adoption || My process in both

Easter_Adoption

You have been audaciously fought for and passionately welcomed home. As Easter Sunday nears, it takes intentionality to pause and remember. To quiet the hum of the everyday and walk to the foot of the cross. The world around me becomes distant in the presence of fierce love. Slowly, and without the usual fight, my […]

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When we were younger, love felt easy.

  When we were younger, it all felt easy. If you met the Lamberts 10 years ago, you would think us wild and so in love. Love and passion guided our decision making and the world had a gentleness with us that felt safe. I still remember the first time we talked about love. Parked […]

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Blessed

Matthew 5:1-12 Jesus was attractive. As I read through His teachings of the Bible, I love to join the crowds at His feet and work to understand the upside-down truth that is His words. My mind dreams up the faces of the people who stood before Him as I slowly begin to feel the chains […]

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Life Giving Community

 1 Samuel 18:1-5 I sit in a crowded cafe surrounded by community buzz but excluded from the intimacy that a room full of people should bring. That’s not uncommon or unexpected. In fact, it’s comfortable. The hum of friendly chatter and company of strangers has a way of making me feel protected. It feels safe […]

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A Child’s Love

Children are such easy vessels. On the daily, God and I have a tug and pull of control and obedience. As He patiently guides and directs through His word and subtle reminders, I pull for control and make demands based on fear and a need for authority. And we journey on. My sweet girl is […]

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Redefine

Redefine. I will not uproot in fear, what God planted in truth. I will, however, obsess. Cry and be confused. Ask too many questions before I move forward in faith. Need God, once again, to help me say yes. In this season of newness, I asked God for some very big things for my life […]

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