The Photo Album

Several years ago I had the opportunity to meet an aunt and cousin.  They were actually my husband’s, but they still were “mine”.  Through a series of events and searching by my aunt, she located our name.   284 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

The Mind is a Terrible Thing

Quick decisions are not my forte. As a result, I am currently sitting on an airplane, sobbing.

One thing you must know… I am not a crier! 1,947 more words


Rising Waters

The flood waters will rise. The winds will blow.

We had significant flooding this weekend in our area. We have lived in the same home for 30 years and we have never been so concerned. 252 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

My Husband Will Never Change (and I'm so glad!)

My husband was up at 5:30 this morning. I listened as he gathered his workout clothes and tennis shoes, and then proceeded to the kitchen to prepare his protein shake. 612 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

Dear Self on Finals Week

Disclaimer: I should be studying for finals right now but I need a break. 

This is only my second finals week but I declare: this has to be the most I have ever studied in my entire life… Lord, please get me through Tuesday and the Introduction to Cell Biology Exams! 456 more words


Simple Feet

Simple Feet

I don’t like feet.  I could barely tolerate my baby boys’ feet.  I could get a splinter out of the foot of an eight year old son, as long as I did it quickly.   347 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

Having Faith In The Plan

Jeremiah 29: 11 For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. 475 more words