Spiced Pumpkin-Craisin Cookies

By Courtney Robertson | January 8, 2015

Original recipe from Giada De Laurentiis  1 cup all-purpose flour (I use spelt or sprouted grain) ⅔ cup old-fashioned oats 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon fine salt ¼ teaspoon ground allspice (sometime a dash of ginger, cloves, and nutmeg too) ¾ cup raw sugar, plus additional for sprinkling (I use…

Time Moves On

By Courtney Robertson | January 5, 2015

I am happy to put 2014 behind me. It was a difficult year on so many levels. While still recovering from our miscarriage in 2013, I leapt at the chance to taking on additional work with a local college. The problem here – classes were frequently cancelled the day before I was to begin but…

His Heart Our Goal, Together We Yield

His Heart, Our Goal, Together We Yield to Him

By Courtney Robertson | November 21, 2014

Have you ever felt left out?  Not part of the cool kids?  Forgotten or overlooked?  I’ve been there.  It wasn’t intentional, but I wasn’t on the radar of those that I wanted to have include me into their lives. At what point do I need to put myself on their radar, and at what point is…

Rally Those Hopes – Giants & Pilgrims

By Courtney Robertson | November 18, 2014

This song has been on my mind for a few weeks SummaryReviewer Courtney Engle RobertsonReview Date 2014-11-18Reviewed Item Rally Those Hopes – Giants & PilgrimsAuthor Rating 5

Glimpses of sunset after a dreary day

By Courtney Robertson | November 18, 2014

It was overcast, cold, and rainy until 5 minutes before sunset.

Mocha Latte

By Courtney Robertson | November 18, 2014

This was delicious


By Courtney Robertson | November 12, 2014

Whether you feel a part of the group or not is entirely your choice. No longer do we wait for others to make us feel accepted. We receive the invitation to bring all of who we are and be present in the moment. We start by accepting the identity of God in us, and by…

WHO Koinonia: Mars Hill, Klemmer, and Adulthood

By Courtney Robertson | November 10, 2014

Leading up to WHO Koinonia: Preparations for WHO Koinonia were underway months before the event happened.  Hours of research, consulting experienced friends,  and setup went into making sure this monumental gathering had the biggest reach possible.   Yet days before, I was questioning if I would even be able to make it. Following our second…


Aly and Babies

By Courtney Robertson | November 7, 2014

Talk about the body in action with all things in common….today I had the honor of spending my time waiting for Thijs with Dax & Aly. In the middle of all that, Autumn brought us lunch. Take out soup was precisely the thing needed in the moment. Afterward Aly asked me about my babies today.…

Hearing from God and Controlling Concreate #wcbalt

Hearing God and Controlling Concrete

By Courtney Robertson | November 4, 2014

It was the end of a long day.  I had gotten up at 4:30am, gulped down several hot mugs of coffee, and took a roadtrip to Baltimore to attend a WordPress website development conference.  The day was spent in a plush auditorium with many techies furiously typing notes and code as we received invaluable information related…