Who am I? My name is Bailey Bo Betz, a name given to me at birth by my mother and father and it will be with me until the day I leave this world. What does my name mean, who am I, and what are my values? Well my name means more than a few … Continue reading Bailey Betz | An Introduction.
Lord Jesus, make me your masterpiece.
My sweet little toddler rules our apartment. Everywhere you look you'll find one of her toys. She pillages through all of our cabinets and closets, "re-organizes" our shoe rack, and touches everything with her messy little hands. That's the way it should be. She is exploring her home, memorizing every corner, and learning where things … Continue reading A Space of My Own.
"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope." -Jeremiah 29:11 I know that for some of you the idea of putting your undoubtful trust into what the Lord promises us in this scripture sounds daunting. I … Continue reading Scripture, Trust, and a Toddler in Overalls.
Yesterday was one of those days where it feels like your world is ending. It was absolutely one thing after another and my capability of staying composed was slipping farther away every second. Finally, it was 5:30pm. My favorite time of the day because that's when I get to pick Maria up from daycare. Every … Continue reading Bad Days, Great Advice, and a Better Painting.
Speaking with intent is something that I have been mindful about lately. I've always had a bad habit of speaking just to fill the silence. I am overly sensitive to the way people react to interactions and that causes me to over-think everything. I don't like conflicts of any kind and I am not the … Continue reading Speak Graciously.
This week is causing my bones to ache. My eyelids must have gained 10lbs because they are constantly heavy. I am a volcano with emotional magma boiling to the top, ready to erupt. My sweet girl, Maria, is not adjusting well to our new apartment. She is hardly sleeping and she just wants to be … Continue reading Weary Weeks and Lessons from The Lord