Prayer for Unity: Bind Us Together in Love

One of the earliest hymns I remember singing in church as a little girl was “Bind Us Together.” Typical churches (including mine) usually sung just the first stanza on repeat a few times before times of prayer or other congregational meetings. Bind us together. Lord, bind us together with bonds (cords) that can not be…

Perfect Performance Not Necessary

How something so subtle attempts to sneak itself in the journey of grace – “the need to perform.” The journey of “grace” allows us to stumble, get up again, keep it moving, perhaps stumble again while asking for help, rebound, and the steps continue. The journey of “needing to perform” yields non-confession, stumbling without asking…

Back to New Brunswick

Yesterday, Jason (my husband) offered to accompany me to New Brunswick, New Jersey – home of Rutgers University and other notable establishments. And when he volunteered to drive, I was all in! I was going to be interviewed by the Founder of Hidden Gems Literary Emporium, a family-owned book store, about my new book. Kaila…

Hard Day. Good God.

I write this with the busy mom in mind – the one who is handling, juggling, and maintaining a whole lot of stuff. No matter who you are – single, married, separated, or whatever – feel free to keep reading. Yesterday. It was long. It was hard. It brought up some old and not so…

Fall Favs…

Chocolate Chip Cookies are a regular in my home during the fall/holiday season. I had a little time and whipped these up…  I will bake some and freeze a portion of the dough for later. What’s your family’s “fall fav” treat?  With love, Keturah

God’s Best Work…

This platform was started with stories and experiences of “imperfection” in motherhood, family, and life – period. We support the belief that God’s “best work” is often happening in the things we sometimes “think” are not working in our favor. #keepbelieving #keeppraying #keeptrusting #FallReflections 🍂🍁🍂🍁🎃🎃 “For when I am weak, then I am strong….” –…

Vlog: Peaceful Night Routine + Recipe

Ending the night with brief journaling + homemade hot cocoa. Recipe: 1 tbsp cocoa powder1 tbsp white sugarDash saltDash cinnamonDash pure vanilla extract1 cup whole milkMicrowaveable mugSpoon Stir together cocoa powder, sugar, salt, cinnamon, and vanilla in your mug. Add milk and stir. It will appear a bit clumpy but will even out once heated….

Vlog: Rejecting the Notion of Perfection

Hi, I’m Keturah! I understand firsthand the importance of soul care as much of what I testify about in the first installment of the Mommyhood Deconstructed Devotional Series (2020) is based on my own personal need to “lay it all out” before God in order to be a healthier Believer and mother. soulcare #motherhood