Everything I Need

By Jodi Matthews When I was a little girl, probably in 1st grade, I remember my mother singing to me a song I definitely could relate to at Christmas which was, “All l I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth.”  Yes, I needed those front teeth to eat the most wonderful food offered[…]


By Jodi Matthews Have you ever felt overlooked?  Maybe it is at your job when you feel like you’re putting in extra time and effort which everyone is benefitting from but no one acknowledges your hard work. Or possibly within your family when all the time and sacrifice of getting groceries, cooking meals, doing laundry,[…]

The View is Amazing!

One of the greatest joys I have of the many things I do is the joy of sharing God’s Word with others in our diverse community of North Hill. I love our community, the culture, the city feel, and I love that we get to live in the midst of it all. Over the many[…]

Reality Check

Yes, I have been super excited in these recent days with my book,  A Call To The Edge, that I along with many others have labored long over this book project. It’s now in my hands to see to read and hopefully encourage other to follow God’s call on their lives!   I will even be[…]

Undivided Heart

Psalm 86:11 (NIV) Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear your name. By Jodi Matthews Does anyone ever feel a little distracted in this world besides me? All the coming and going and going and coming leaves me with a heart[…]

Lord, I Am Yours!

  I am yours; save me, for I have sought your precepts. Psalm 119:94 (ESV) By Jodi Matthews   What is faith anyway?  Some might think that this is a blind leap into the unknown, but for me, faith has meant more than just that.  Faith has come more and more as I have read[…]