Grateful November Challenge

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Yesterday when my friend Jacqueline (Creative Outpour) reached out to me for this Grateful November daily challenge I wasn't completely sold on the idea. Don't get me wrong, I love the intentional pursuit of thankfulness and think it's easy to get caught up in life and forget to remember the good. However, I haven't been able to write in a while and I could feel myself thinking of all the to-do's … [Read more...]

beautiful, messy fall

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Fall has been my favorite season for as long as I can remember. There is something that wakens and quickens me… something far down deep in my soul that is hard to even put words to. Anticipation is all around- I am eagerly waiting. Equally I find myself constantly lost in my thoughts and staring off towards the mountains-  and perhaps it’s the juxtaposition of both that provides the … [Read more...]

Sifting and Shifting

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Hey there I am SherryK.    I post on occasion here at thebusynothings.  However, to keep from any kind of romanticized idea that I only post on occasion because I might be ,  "the misunderstood, yet, extremely gifted writer that only can put out work when deeply moved and  inspired", I am going to have to be honest.  I actually seem to post when I desperately need to process something … [Read more...]

Expensive (Guest Post by Sherry Kettner)

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I attend a lovely church but I was unable to attend one Sunday yet one of my staff members attended and with his attendance he brought back a powerful story and message that was told in five words. I love this particular staff member dearly, and while he is the whimsical opposite of myself in almost every way imaginable, the Holy Spirit has faithfully used him in my life time and time again to … [Read more...]