A Surprise Blessing

Last weekend I went to Dallas for our daughter Jess’ wedding shower. The shower was a perfect time to speak blessings and reminisce on all that God has done over the decades from when our church community began. Linda, mother of the groom, shared when their family...
People Are Watching

People Are Watching

Do you ever get the feeling you’re being watched? Brad and I love to “people watch”. Downtown is a great for this place because there’s always something going on and plenty of people. This weekend we went to Acacia Park downtown....
Pause

Pause

Pause is defined by Your Dictionary as a temporary stop or rest. As a verb, pause means to stop, for a brief period of time. A few years back, my husband Brad and I did a ropes course with a group of friends.  We started with a name game, as several folks didn’t...
Mother’s Day -or any day

Mother’s Day -or any day

What will you do for your mom this Mother’s Day? I remember an especially dark season of my life over 20 years ago when Mother’s day came and went several times without calling or even sending so much as a card to my mom. I wanted nothing to do with my past or...
More Like David

More Like David

I want to be more like King David of the old testament.  Known as the man after God’s own heart, David kept God at the center of his vision in everything he did.  He was a man more concerned with his relationship to God...