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How to Trust and Believe when life is Difficult.

During the summer of 2009 my husband a Dean for CPS received his first pink slip!  Little did I know it would be the first of many.  Now I was unaware that they frequently laid people off for budgetary reasons or not having enough students in the building. I was a Biology Teacher in a Catholic High School and it was unheard of someone being laid off, most people didn't retire until they were at least 85 years old.  When we received this pink slip over the summer I immediately started worrying about how everything was going to get accomplished on one salary.  All I could think about was bills, bills, bills, how on earth are we going to pay these bills.  My husband on...

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Called To Edify: The Beginning

1 Thessalonians 5:11 ESV Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing. Called to Edify started six years ago back in 2011 with the a deep desire of my husband and I to use our gifts of photography, poetry, and graphic design to create inspirational artwork for our own home.  After the purchased of our home we the first thing  we wanted to do is after the furniture was all in and boxes emptied was to decorate it beautiful pictures to hang on the wall.  What we didn’t anticipate was that on our budget this would be harder to accomplish. So the most logical decision was to create our own. We had some ideas in our heads...

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