A Call to Christians

Like many of us, I am deeply grieved. I am broken for my fellow humans on this planet. I am concerned about our Nation and the persecuted church around the world. I feel I reside somewhere between hope and hopelessness. I struggle with wondering if it’s simply too late for America. I am forty-five years Read More

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Speechless

Maybe it’s just me. There are an awful lot of life’s situations, circumstances, (and honestly  people) that flat out leave me speechless. We seem to find ourselves living in a period of time that is unprecedented; at least in my lifetime. The spiritual warfare seems to have hit a new level, as if a new Read More

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Ugly is Clear to the Bone

My grandmother used to have a saying, “Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly is clear to the bone.” I used to think that was just a funny saying. As I have gotten a few more candles on my birthday cake, I realize how profound that statement is. I look around at the beautiful people Read More

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Fatherless

    According to Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, the word, “Fatherless” has two definitions. The first is: Destitute of a living father; as, a fatherless child. The second definition is the one that is even more full of heartache: Without a known author. I see people struggling in this world around us. One of many Read More

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Mowing Down the Warning Signs

I am often amused at the things that most people overlook that inspire me to write or go on a “that will preach!!” tangent. While driving down a major highway a few months ago, I saw this sign in the median that looked like it had been mowed over by a monster truck. Now, that Read More

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Living Life Face Down in the Water

When David and I got married, he asked me what was on my ” bucket list”. Quite honestly, I had spent most of my life taking care of people around me and had not considered that question for myself. After much thinking, I decided I wanted to be “in the screensaver”, you know, the picture Read More

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The “Trash of Tears”

This rather unusual picture prompts my “unscheduled” blog post. As I was leaving the office today, I was emptying the trash cans. There is absolutely nothing remarkable about that act; I understand that. What prompted me was this trash can that is half full of tissues. For most people reading this, you are probably thinking, Read More

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Thanksgiving

This morning I am sitting in my office with the full intention of getting a lot of things accomplished before Thanksgiving is here. With my laptop in front of me and my Bible beside me, I realized things were out of order. I pushed my laptop back and started to worship. I closed my eyes Read More

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