Compromise

Last year our Pastor Joe Champion of Celebration Church in Georgetown, Texas delivered a powerful word “The Single Life Struggle” in the series "The Relationship Struggle".  Single or married, relationships can be a challenge and a struggle at times.  If they're not, one might argue that you've never been in a real relationship. They can …

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Suspicious Valentine

Valentine's Day as a single... I remember. It was 2016 and I had just completed six surgeries in ten months the year before. Divorced since 2008 I was no stranger to facing Valentine's Day alone. Some years were easier than others. A few of them were gut-wrenchingly painful. Sometimes the loneliness would physically make my …

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On Trial

When I was a single mom to my three boys, life was far from easy especially when they were teenagers.  I was reminded of that again today when my middle son sent a Tweet out this morning that sent me into a spirit of reflection and abundant thanksgiving.  With his permission I will let Kyle …

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To Conjure Year Three

February will forever and always conjure images of events and circumstances Jesus Christ brought me through and delivered me from just a few years ago.  I don’t even really know where to begin.  You see, February is a very special month for me in so many ways.  You might be thinking because it’s Valentine’s Day, …

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My Breast Cancer PSA

BRCA negative and no family history - Breast cancer does not discriminate between man or woman. This is my PSA. Please do self exams regularly. It’s how I found mine. Please visit your doctor regularly and do the recommended diagnostics. Treatment and recovery from a Stage 0 or 1 is far easier than if it …

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I Believe…

Grace upon grace is what our Father God so generously pours over each one of us. Grace, the undeserved favor of God. We fall short miserably on a daily basis and yet the grace of God is unending, unwavering, unconditional. You know something? It might be hard to believe, but it was only within the …

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Final Teenage Year…

Oh, where has the time flown? Tears fill my eyes with joy knowing how far our little man has come. The memories never fade for me on the eve of the birthday of our youngest son. I lay in bed tonight, so blessed God allowed me to birth and raise this young man. Trust me …

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