Dear Newlyweds…

How many times have you been invited to a bridal shower and during the “game” time, they hand you a card for you to write your advice to the new couple? Well, I’m not an “on the spot” kind of gal in terms of being able to give advice, and...

Fear or Faith…

Or should I title this, “Natural vs. the Supernatural”? Recently my sister received a diagnosis of stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Typically this is a very grim diagnosis, but I am battling in the heavenlies for her with every bit of faith that I possess. Both...

Papa meets us…

God longs to spend time with us and LOVES it when we pray. Today, one of the brothers from church, stayed with me to pray and it is amazing how Papa God met us here. We came with only one written prayer request and ended up praying over a list of 20 or more that God...

How many times Lord?

How many times must I relearn how to give things back to you? To not hold on to feelings of hurt, sadness, disappointment, emotional hardships of various sorts. It seems like life is full of teachable moments regarding this. I have told others that if they will hand...

Becoming a friend to the friendless…

As a child, it was never my goal to be the most popular or hang out with the “in” crowd. I stuck with the kids that were pretty average…middle of the road sort of kids. With our “group” there weren’t rigid rules about what you had...

Wisdom and Words…

I recently had a talk/text with my daughter about people being easily offended. It seems that everyone “wants” something to be offended about, because then that gives them the “right” to act out. That, of course, got my brain twitching about...