J-RFormerly known as Everyday Mommy, I’m Jules, “…the blogger who began the Ann Voskamp controversy…”  I’m a wife and mother, confessionally Presbyterian & Reformed, a student of Scripture, Inductive Bible study teacher and theology nerd. I am passionate about God and His all-sufficient Word.

I’m a former funeral & cemetery director, freelance graphic artist, theater actress, director & playwright. I’m a foodie, amateur chef and gardener, a lover of smooth jazz, big books and Westerns. I’m a camper, hiker, history buff, amateur genealogist, a descendant of Scottish Covenanters and American patriots, voracious reader and photographer.

“But our God is in the heavens; He does whatever He pleases.” – Psalms 115:3

Favorite Quotes

“Now Jesus did many other signs in the presence of the disciples, which are not written in this book; but these are written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.” – John 20:31

“Then He said to Thomas, “Reach here with your finger, and see My hands; and reach here your hand and put it into My side; and do not be unbelieving, but believing.” – John 20:27

“You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.” – John Knox

“To what greater inspiration and counsel can we turn than to the imperishable truth to be found in this treasure house, the Bible?” – HM Queen Elizabeth II

“I’m honest. You always did take that for being sassy.” – Clara Allen, Lonesome Dove

“Always start out with a larger pot than what you think you need.” – Julia Child

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