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Pray With Me.

A lot of sadness has filled families around me over the past few weeks, and I can't help but have a heavy heart when I think and pray for them.

Last week, we had a moment of blogging silence for Cohen. I had the privilege of attending his memorial service which was absolutely beautiful.

On the fourth of July, a dear family friend passed away in a wreck. His funeral is today. He left behind a beautiful wife, three gorgeous daughters and a son. I rarely see this family these days since they are back where I grew up, but this past weekend, I had the privilege of spending both Saturday evening at a party and Sunday morning at Church with he and his precious family, before the crash. I cherish those moments God gave us this weekend. The loss is surreal and devastating, but we trust the Lord has a plan.

Please join me in praying for these specific families as they walk through these tremendous trials. I can't pretend to know the pain they are experiencing, but I can encourage with prayer as we mourn the great loss of such wonderful individuals.

Isaiah 43:2-3
When you pass through the waters,
I will be with you;
and when you pass through the rivers,
they will not sweep over you.
When you walk through the fire,
you will not be burned;
the flames will not set you ablaze.
For I am the LORD, your God,
the Holy One of Israel, your Savior.
I am a modern day homemaker with a passion for family, cooking, celebrating, decorating, travel, and memory making! The Lord has blessed me with the desires of my heart in my husband and our two sons. We recently built our dream home and cultivating a loving and happy haven for my family is where I find so much joy.


  1. Oh, Whitney, I'm so sorry. I've also felt loss quite a lot lately. I lost my granddad on July 1. Then immediately after his funeral, my mom told me that my great-grandmother probably won't be with us much longer. I will pray for these families. By the way, I love the verse at the end.

  2. I'll be praying for these families and will pass the message along, the verse at the end of your post was absolutely beautiful.

  3. How horrible. *hugs*

  4. Praying!! Both situations are just heartbreaking.

  5. Thank you so much for posting this. I do not know the Marshall's personally, but because of my own story, I started the Stella & Dot fundraiser for them. I have not been able to stop thinking about them and sweet Cohen.

  6. So sorry to hear about your family friend. That breaks my heart for his family :(

    Thank you for the prayer request. We appreciate it so much.

    I was so happy to see your pretty face on Thursday!

  7. Praying for them. Please also pray for my Aunt Aleisha, mother of 2 little boys. Here is her website:

  8. Thank you for your post. We really appreciate your post. I don't know if you were at the funeral, but I did get to see your mom and talk to her. I saw Luke and Hollie, but didn't get to talk to them. It's been hard, but we've definitely seen the Lord's work in this already! Love you girl


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