My Fear Is Great. My God Is Greater.

  I am filled with anxiety these days. I’m anxious about things going on in my life, in my country, and in the world.  My racing thoughts and accelerated heart rate can at times distract […]

Best Laid Plans

Recently, I sat down with my Dear Ol’ Dad and looked at numbers. Specifically, dates, dollar amounts, and what magic numbers I need to retire.  What seemed like a way-down-the-road dream has suddenly become a […]


This month, I attended a 3-day workshop on self-sabotage – specifically, the ways in which we sabotage ourselves in our quest to lose weight.  But while self-sabotaging patterns in weight loss was the main focus, […]

The Holiness of God

I’ve been listening to a lecture series by the late theologian, R.C. Sproul, called The Holiness of God.  In the series, Sproul discusses the quality of holiness as it relates to the character of God.  […]

March Madness

I’m going to be honest. I struggled with what to write about for my March blog post. It’s not just a classic case of writer’s block.  Every time I would write something down, the words […]

Slightly Imperfect

I ordered these two travel coffee mugs from a company called The Daily Grace Co.* They were having a sale and these were listed as “slightly imperfect” so they were deeply discounted. When they arrived […]

Everyday I’m Puzzlin’

I LOVE jigsaw puzzles. I used to do them once in a while but I really got into them when I was sent home from work in March of last year as the pandemic lockdown […]

Certainty in the Age of Uncertainty

“Every word of God is tested; He is a shield to those who take refuge in Him.” Proverbs 30:5 (NASB) I read the verse above recently and the certainty of it struck a chord with […]

Read Me

“The best calendar is the one you look at everyday.” ~ Marla Cilley A couple weeks ago, I did something I never thought I would do. I switched from a paper planner to a calendar […]

I’ll Figure It Out

Do you ever find yourself facing a difficult situation or problem and you tell yourself or the people close to you, “I’ll figure it out.” I said this recently while working through a decision I […]