A Christmas Companion

As an official member of the ‘Empty-Nester Club’ I’ve gotten used to my routines and habits without the pitter patter of little feet running through the house (well, at least until he became a teenager, […]

Change My Heart O God…

Change My Heart O God…   Yet, O Lord, you are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand. –Isaiah 64:8   In college, I […]

Why Do You Love God?

Why do you love God? A simple question, but one that is so profound.  I’ve recently found myself pondering this question, and others, in my heart. What are my motives?  Is my love for Him […]

Pop Quiz Anyone?

I hate tests. No, really.  I hate them.  Especially pop quizzes.  In high school I was a poor test taker.  They made me so nervous that I often failed them simply because I froze and […]

Whom Do You Please?

I was blocked on Facebook. You wouldn’t think that it would bother me, but it did.  It kinda made me think about what I had done or said or posted on that had been so […]

I’m not a Box…

Growing up I always wanted to be someone else.  I wanted to be prettier, smarter, thinner, more outgoing, more…well…anything else that wasn’t me. It didn’t help that the world around me agreed with me.  From […]

Our Good Shepherd

In the 18 years I’ve been a Christian I’ve accused God many times.  “Why aren’t You helping?”  “You allowed this to happen so it’s Your fault.”  “You made so & so who did such & […]

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 […]

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 […]