Good Grief

Lucy is known for consistently quipping “Good Grief” to Charlie Brown.  Initially I thought “what an oxymoron, what good could possibly blend with grief?” The truth is that I was recently reminded to “NOT lean on my own understanding!”  Two years have crawled by after my son joined Jesus in heaven.  To maintain the joy…

True or Truth?

If I were to tell you that I am a blonde, that is true, for today, but what is also true about me is that my roots grow out brown. Are the facts true? Do the facts change the Truth? An important and interesting distinction! What is actually true about my appearance or character is…

Humble and Holy

Dia de los Muertos – the day of the dead in Mexico is a welcomed time to remember the dead and speak about the contributions and impact they had on us. This post is dedicated to my friend Andi Cook who lived audaciously! Andi went home to God on November 2, 2017, however, her legacy…

BLINDLY SEEING BEYOND

Is she blindly speaking about darkness while standing in the light?  Oh man, that is bold! Indeed, rather feisty words from a woman in flames. Her words embed deeply into a thirsty audience who walk in a dry desert. She anchors words feverishly as she spins hope.  She encourages others who watched her rise from…

Healed from Hurt

In March 2017 I enjoyed a cruise on the Caribbean with 800 Christians who love Sandi Patty. With morning and evening worship daily for seven days, I disembarked feeling inadequate, and maybe off God’s plan for my life.  Was it simply that the first year anniversary of my son’s shocking death kept me uber sensitive,…