THE GREATEST RE-GIFT

Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God. ~ Leo Buscaglia A couple of weeks ago, I watched a video of a street performer mesmerizing […]

Pothole Prayers

It’s something we’ve all likely encountered at one time or another. Maybe even something that’s caused you a bit of grief, time or money if you met it head on. I’m talking about potholes. One […]

That’s Not Normal!

Sometimes you have to laugh at God’s timing and sense of humor. Last week on my way into church to meet my husband for Saturday night services, I was stopped by a woman at the […]

USE IT – or LOSE IT

After the first of the year, Pastor Brian did a series entitled “Thrive.” At the end of the series final week we were given, “God, Use Me” cards as reminders to be willing to be […]

My Refuge and My Strength

Recently, someone close to me, someone that I love and thought I could trust, turned her back on me. She gave me no explanation, she gave me no warning, she simply packed up her belongings […]

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 […]

Modern Day Sarah

In Genesis 18:12 Sarah laughed to herself after God told Abraham that Sarah would have a son.  I thought of this verse recently when I caught myself laughing and saying, “Yeah right” (as I rolled […]

In God’s Hands…

Years ago when our son was little we bought him a gerbil, who, according to the immense knowledge of the local pet store employee, was a male.  Much to our surprise several days later we […]

Wanting

I love the holidays! I love decorating, the preparation, the menu options and all the events that go along with the season! Having said this, life has happened! Three months ago we moved into a new […]

My favorite hymn…

I know that I should be writing a full blog, posting on my thoughts and insights, but to be honest lately my heart has been set on this hymn.  It’s my favorite hymn, and so […]