The older I get, the more I think the world is getting crazy.  I would like things to feel more secure. Where do we find security? Where do you find security? Ever since 9/11, 2001, […]

The Comparison Struggle

Today started out like any other day… We woke up late. I had 25 minutes to get my family out the door. This consisted of getting my 1-year-old dressed and ready, making sure my strong willed 4-year-old […]

Finding Stillness Through Gratitude

I recently read a blog post by Marelisa Fabrega about how gratitude can change your life. It began with a quote by German theologian Meister Eckhart that says: “If the only prayer you say in […]

Count Your Blessings!

Last week we moved my Mom here from Texas.  What should have been a quick flight there turned into my own personal version of “Planes, Trains and Automobiles”, without the trains. We flew into Dallas […]

Stinky Feet

I’ve been told I have ugly feet. I know, I know, this is not what you expected to hear first thing in the morning.  But, according to my sources my feet are quite ugly, not […]

Spring is here!

I love Spring. I love the flowers blooming, I love the freshness of a morning breeze, the cool nights spent gazing at the moon.  I love the sound of the birds singing outside my window […]

An Olympic Perspective

Have you enjoyed watching the Olympic Games? For the last two weeks, come 7 pm, it’s been “every man for himself” at my house, cause Mom (that’d be me) has been glued to the TV […]

The Gratitude Attitude

The other day, we tried something new at my small group. Before our meeting that week, I had been thinking a lot about areas in my life I really struggle with and about my attitude […]

His Grace

I was reflecting this morning on my journey of faith throughout the years. I came to Christ when I was 15 years old and I never could have imagined the opportunities, places, people and experiences […]

True Identity

Last October, we were blessed to have a Leadership Conference at our Vineyard with a special appearance by Phil Strout – Our National Director of Vineyard USA. He is an excellent speaker and I immediately […]