How to Pack for 2 Months Away from Home

Not very often does one get the chance to leave home for over 2 months at a time, transplant oneself from Nebraska to Florida, and all for the sake of the Gospel. Well my husband John and I will be doing just that. We will be spending our summer investing[Read more]

8 Creatively Inexpensive Gifts for Mother’s Day

I don’t know about you, but too often Mother’s Day sneaks up on me! I just get all busy with the end of the school year and then WHAM – Mother’s Day! Well this year I hope you join me in remembering that Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 10th![Read more]

How to Know God Cares About You

Happy May Day, Everyone! We never much celebrated May Day growing up – though I remember an occasional excursion to drop off May baskets at friends’ homes. However, May is one of my favorite months of the year because… April showers bring May flowers! I love the new life and[Read more]

Yarn Stash Buster: Knitting Heart Coasters

I don’t know about you, but sometimes when I’m in the middle of a large knitting project, I get a little bored. I pick up my needles a little less often and get busy doing other things instead. I’m in need of some variety in my life! Just recently I’ve[Read more]

A gift 12 years in the making

Since getting married this past fall, I’ve kind of taken a hiatus from blogging. But thankfully not from crafting! I’ve actually picked up the pace and tackled projects I never thought I could. I’ve also discovered some unfinished projects, as well as the beginnings of a breeding stash of yarn[Read more]

I’m not crazy… just trusting

People say I’m crazy. They say they would never dream of doing what I’m doing. Raising support for a short-term missions trip scares people, so raising an entire year’s budget to be on staff full-time with a ministry is just terrifying! I wouldn’t say I’m crazy, but I certainly am[Read more]

Big News!

As the only sister remaining with the last name of Nelsen, I would like to share some big news! I’m engaged!! More details to follow in the coming months, but I wanted to include you all in the excitement now! ~Courtney Rose~ Courtney RoseCourtney is a member of the GE[Read more]

The Need is Great

As I’ve been raising support these past few months, a common question that I’m asked is “What is your need?” Most people who ask that question want to know my financial needs. While it is true that I am in need of financial support during my next two years of[Read more]