Thanks for stopping by my blog! I love talking about everything faith, family, food, and fostering. Health and Nutrition is sort of a hobby, so I’ll throw in some of that. Might have an occasional word for women in ministry — generally something I’ve learned the hard way. My hope is that you enjoy and are encouraged in some way.
Quick stats: Wife to Andy, mom to Andrew, Garrett, and Allie. And now, mother-in-law to Danielle! Andrew and Garrett have graduated from college and are flying on their own! Allie is a senior in college and I’m inspired by her every day. Foster mom—learning, stretching, and marveling at a beautiful seventeen-year-old as she navigates this world and learns to lean into her Heavenly Father.
One of the things I appreciate about our church culture is that when something is working, we love to share it. We know we don’t have all of the answers, but we’re encouraged to share what we do know in order to help others go further faster. If you’re here, you must be curious about... Read More
Need a yummy side dish for your Christmas Dinner? Give this a try! Grandmama's Cranberry-Apple Bake 3 cups sliced apples 2 cups raw cranberries 3/4 cup sugar (I use Sucanat or dehydrated cane juice) 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 cup rolled oats 3/4 cup flour 1/2 cup chopped pecans (or whatever nuts you like)... Read More
Breathing Room is finally on bookshelves. But it was supposed to be there 12 months ago. To explain why it wasn’t, I have to back up a decade. When my oldest son, Andrew, entered high school, it dawned on me that I was in the latter half of my full-time, hands-on mom season. My... Read More
Sandra is a Georgia native and has lived in the Atlanta area since graduating from Georgia Tech in 1988. She married Andy that same year and they founded North Point Ministries in 1995. Sandra’s ministry passion is promoting foster care in the local church. Much of her time these days is spent in seminary classes through Dallas Theological Seminary, working on various writing projects, and continuing her involvement with Fostering Together – the foster care initiative at North Point Ministries.
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“For by grace you are saved through faith, and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God” (Eph. 2:8).