Spreading the joy of Jesus through inspirational stories and devotionals

“Hi! I’m Kimberly  Joy

Proud mum of three amazing teenagers
and daycare mama to ten more little ones.
My days are busy, my arms are full,
and my heart rejoices in Jesus.

Read more about my vision for women here…

I will go, but not alone

I will go, but not alone

Her eyes twinkled and an impish grin graced her face, but she wouldn't budge from her spot on the top step. "Come on, Sweetie," I encouraged. "You can do it." It's been a few months since I sold my little daycare, but last week I had the opportunity to watch "my"...

read more
Pretending you’re okay when you’re not

Pretending you’re okay when you’re not

Some may see it as a bit unethical, but wow---how the school break room rang with laughter when one of my fellow teachers, Mr. S, told the hermit crab story! Years before, Mr. S. taught a class of middle school students and they had a class pet---a hermit crab. A very...

read more
Three things to remember when seeking God’s will

Three things to remember when seeking God’s will

Knowing the will of God is something I've wrestled with over the years, especially after becoming a single mom. I mean, it's scary thinking I might get it wrong. My choices don't just affect me; they affect my children as well. It's not always easy when the buck stops...

read more
Sharing the gift of authentic hope

Sharing the gift of authentic hope

I was nervous. So nervous that the butterflies were fluttering, my laugh was a bit forced, and my insides were just short of churning. It was the morning of my first Tough Mudder race. As I stood waiting for the mud run to begin, the thoughts in my brain tumbled...

read more

"For the joy of the Lord is your strength."

Nehemiah 8:10

Pin It on Pinterest