Love You With The Truth

You say, “I have a problem with the “traditional” Christian!” You say, “Christians are all hypocrites, judgmental, and legalistic pharisees!” You say, “I don’t go to church because Christians are all fake!” You repeatedly speak of your deep dissatisfaction with the church body as a whole. For months, I sat and listened to your hatredContinue reading “Love You With The Truth”

Unity in Spirit? At a Christian Concert? I think… YES!

  Sitting in a big auditorium… Waiting for my ALL TIME favorite group to take the stage… I take a look around and I see thousands of people.   Looking around, I think to myself “These are my brothers and sisters in Christ.”   Looking to my right and I my sweet young friend… SheContinue reading “Unity in Spirit? At a Christian Concert? I think… YES!”

Thank You For Making My Birthday Special

One day ago…  I celebrated my 36th birthday!  A day later…  I sit an ponder the overwhelming love I felt by my husband, children, family members, and friends.  My husband…  Portrayed his love for me in so many tender ways, allowing me to sleep in, saying “Happy Birthday”, right at 12:00 a.m., taking me toContinue reading “Thank You For Making My Birthday Special”

Relinquishing My Human Need to Control and Choosing to Trust!

If your like me, you like to know that you have control over circumstances, people, and events that happen in your life.  If there is one thing I have learned in this life, it is that I have “very little” control!  The past few weeks have proven this true.  Things continue happening all around me,Continue reading “Relinquishing My Human Need to Control and Choosing to Trust!”

In The Morning When I Rise, Give Me Jesus!

My house is sooooooo quiet.  In a 2,000 square foot house with four children, silence really stands out!  This morning I woke up at 4:30, I just WOKE up!  Wide awake at 4:30 a.m.!!!  I laid in bed and tried with all my might to fall back into deep sleep, but all my attempts failed.Continue reading “In The Morning When I Rise, Give Me Jesus!”

What Does It Mean To Love Ourselves?

This afternoon, my little girl and I went shopping at Target.  We both LOVE Target!  As we walked to the car, her little tired eyes began to get the best of her.  I gently buckled her in her seat.  At this point, I usually buckle her and tell her what a good girl she wasContinue reading “What Does It Mean To Love Ourselves?”

Thank You Lord for the Gift of Motherhood

Sweet little girl. A nasty old nightmare has awakened you. Steeling our sleep. Lying next to you in your bed… Soaking in this precious moment. As I wait for you to drift off to sleep… I watch you breathe… Caressing your baby soft cheeks. You make my heart smile, As you gently rub mommy’s hair.Continue reading “Thank You Lord for the Gift of Motherhood”