Foot In Mouth

Also known as sin.  Recently in a lady’s Bible study, I tried to comment on a particular topic. What I tried to say was relevant to the topic being discussed, but what I said came out all wrong.  I did not carefully consider my words. I did not plan what I was going to say.…

A Glimpse Into My Brain

No, I’m not always serious. And I’m not always completely….hum…sane? Here is a glimpse into my brain according to my Facebook feed the past few weeks:  It is Monday. And a sweet friend met me there for lunch. We talked for four hours. 😳 Almost a year ago I posted about being sure you have…

Coffee? Yuck!!!

At the women’s conference I attended last weekend they spoke a lot about doing the small stuff, like inviting a friend out for coffee.  But here’s my problem: I DON’T LIKE COFFEE.  So, anyone want to join me for a nice glass of ice water? We can discuss our favorite books. Or our book addiction.…

Be There

This morning I packed a bag not knowing where I would be tonight. Would I drive back home or stay in a hotel? I left my house at 7 am. I drove five hours. To attend a funeral. Friends of ours lost their Andrew this week. 22 years old. Full of life. Then gone. I…

We all need recovery 

I have a friend I’ve been praying for and watching go through some stuff. Waiting for her to see the truth of the junk in her life. She called this morning ready to change it. Ready to move forward in her healing/recovery.  Folks, we are all in need of recovery from something. Maybe for you…

Dirty Sock

Honesty time.  I’ve been feeling like a sock lately.  You know the one…the sock with holes and covered in lint and dust that you find when you move the washer for repairs. The one you throw away because it’s worthless.  I’ve been feeling unloved by God. I’ve been feeling like He accidentally dropped me behind…

Dreading the holidays?

I wrote the following in a grief group. I’m sharing it here because I know many of you are facing health issues, financial issues, family issues and other types of issues. Many of you dread the holidays.  May I add a different view? Our son’s birthday is Christmas Eve. He died along with four friends…

Ron Quotes

We’ve been married more than 33 years.  Seven children. Five states. Ten houses. Many jobs, too many to remember.  We’ve been through some tough times and a few tragedies.  But we love each other and enjoy spending time together.  On Facebook I often post Today’s Ron Quote. Here is the one I posted tonight.  TODAY’S…