Anger plagues me sometimes. I like to control my life. But it’s exhausting. It’s hard to have control when many things and people are broken, different, and separate. I don’t love being delicate with people. I’m matter-of-fact and like to get things done. Sometimes, that makes me miss cues. Many times it marks the start … Continue reading Jesus Loves Me When I Make Things Right
It's been a while since I wrote a blog post. Life got pretty complicated during my Write 31 Days challenge in October. I wrote a book (for someone else) and became a somewhat single parent as my hubby took a job in another state quite suddenly. Life Lately That's a big ole glass of survival mode. … Continue reading Life Lately and Focusing on Present
I'm going to hit on some of the hard points of Scripture. I like to explore the ideas behind something that in our society seems irrelevant or arcane. I'm taking a look at the heart of this passage. I believe God's truths are timeless and relevant every day. So, I'm asking my dear readers to look … Continue reading What’s the Deal With Head Coverings?
Someone said something of a promise to me a few days ago - "If you keep bumping into a situation or hearing a phrase, it might be God talking to you." Amen. Here are a couple of examples of how that works. I walked into Sunday School (late!) a couple of weeks ago to a … Continue reading Becoming a Woman of Promise
Today is Valentine's Day and it's a day you're supposed to celebrate your love with a lavish dinner, flowers and a sappy card. But what if you don't? I used to feel so left out on Valentine's Day at school because I never got a carnation. Not once. I've always been a hopeless romantic so … Continue reading When Love Flickers