Blessing Reminders

Blessings are sometimes overlooked. I’m totally guilty. A friend of mine said to me today, “blessings come very easily for you. It’s not a bad thing, you’ve been such a blessing to other people and now you’re reaping that reward.” What? What blessings? Do you know that I’m praying for this, and this, and that? […]

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Life Hurts – God Heals

How is someone supposed to feel when a Father dies? An unknown father. An absent father. A father who walked away from his own child father? I had a dad with whom I was raised and I also had a father that contributed to my creation who then abandoned my mom. My mom was married to […]

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Conquering the beast.

The comparison monster. I suppose at one time or another in our lives, we’ll deal with it. I’ve been pretty fortunate not to have a face-to-face run in with the thing for many, many years… maybe since high school. And then I moved to Dallas. Suddenly, it’s all over me. Creeping over my shoulder when […]

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Seeing me through His eyes

About ten days ago, I was given a challenge at my bible study. Of course, since one of my mottos is to never do anything alone that I can do with someone else; I challenged some of my friends to do it with me. And now, I’m sharing the challenge with you. The leader of […]

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The day home met me in Nebraska

She walked in the room. My eyes met hers, I can’t say who saw who first, but there we were – eyes locked and her gentle wave of acknowledgement. I jumped up from my seat and as quickly as I could, without breaking into a run (like, who am I kidding, right?!), made my way […]

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Oh, to be loved…

Valentine’s Day. It used to be cute and fun when my man child was young and we did little valentines that I always forgot about until the last minute. Gimme a break, y’all… this was back in the days before Pinterest and I was a young, dumb, single mom… I forgot these things! So it […]

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Being Victorious… and that’s okay.

2 Corinthians 2:14 (NASB) But thanks be to God, who always leads us in triumph in Christ, and manifests through us the sweet aroma of the knowledge of Him in every place. Our founding pastor gave us a project this morning. Write. Well, okay. That’s easy! His purpose is to start writing down things that […]

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