Kendra Burrows

Growing Through God's Grace

Should I Be Really Embarrassed?

Has something like this ever happened to you? When I was first dating my husband, we were having a lovely time laughing and carrying on, and then oops! — I tooted. Yes, I audibly passed gas. It’s embarrassing to even type that sentence. But he didn’t react – I mean, at all. So I found […]

Lenten Challenge: Luke 1

This Lenten season, I am reading Luke and Acts along with Margaret Feinberg. And I know that God is going to show up, plunging me deeper into His Word and His will, guiding my path. This morning I read Luke, chapter 1. My heart and head are so full of insights I can’t seem to […]

For a Rainy Thursday in November

On the verge of being on time, I only had to comb through my hair, start the dishwasher, and lock the back door before taking the monkey to school and heading to work. I should wear earrings today. As I fumbled through my drawer looking for matching silver hoops, the familiar thoughts flooded my mind. […]

My Tuesday People

I love Emily Freeman‘s idea of Tuesday People – those people you do “regular” life with, who “offer us a safe place to feel insecure.” Do I have Tuesday people? I know folks who collect friends and keep them their whole lives. Folks who didn’t have to wait for Facebook to be invented to find […]

Taming the To-Do List – A Book Review

Captain’s Log, Star Date 10/24/2015. It’s been 54 days since I started reading,  48 days since I finished, and 25 days since the deadline for this review. Yep. I promised to review Glynnis Whitwer’s book, Taming the To-Do List: How to Choose Your Best Work Every Day. And I actually loved the book. I loved […]