The Family Photo You’ll Never See

The Family Photo You’ll Never See

I have creative and gifted friends. They plan ahead. They get all crafty with bows and stuff. Their family looks cute, lovable and color coordinated. Some must have their own studio setup and some might be stepping off the pages of award-winning picture books or...

Created to Be Me (A poem)

I was created to be me That’s who I’m meant to be You were created to be you I refuse to compare with what you do Let’s not look to each other for favor In your success I shall not endeavor We were blessed to be given the love of a Father One whose...
Redemption at Christmas

Redemption at Christmas

My heart trembles under the vice-like grip of change. A lot of change. It’s beating is somewhat irregular as it seeks to work out the patterns of new rhythms. Transition. Loss. Pain. Growth. Salvation. Beauty. Hurting. Grieving. Rejoicing. Healing. Redeeming....
Messy Hope – A Mom’s Confession

Messy Hope – A Mom’s Confession

Sunday. A day filled with praise, worship, fellowship and preaching. An amazing time where the heart can be filled with the joy of the Lord. Also a day that can start off, or end, pretty darn miserable as the enemy seeks to steal joy and peace and the pursuit of...
It’s Time for Something New

It’s Time for Something New

“For everything there is a season,  and a time for every matter under heaven:  a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted;  a time to kill, and a time to heal;  a time to break down and a time to build up; Thank...
Lift Your Head and Hold His Hand

Lift Your Head and Hold His Hand

The lyrics of Meredith Andrews song resonate in my head. Lift up your head and throw off every chain Lift up your eyes to the one who doesn’t change Lift up your hands, their broken he will mend Lift up your head My hands lifted again, in praise, in thanks, in...