Song

I don't know about you but, have you ever been in an amazing place in your life where everything seems to be going incredibly well, meanwhile you have thoughts of, “Oh no, something bad is going to happen.“ or “This is too good to be true!“ ? If I am being completely transparent... I have …

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Close to Heaven

Heaven is not so far away. She most likely will be with Jesus today. There's no longer a need for her to explore. We wonder if she can hear Heaven roar. * A good, long life of over eighty-five years Memories, sarcasm, laughter, with a few tears Children, grandchildren and great-grands Says she's ready for …

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No Coincidences

Whether it's the glow of the moon or the rays of the sun this is the image my husband and I are blessed to see each day. This time of year and especially today, Good Friday, I reflect back on a time in history far before I was born. I remember with tears, smiles, joy, …

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Faceless

Today my husband Mark and I went to the gun range to target shoot and qualify. While the paper silhouette targets are faceless, stationary and not a threat of life or limb they serve in the preparation and practice target shooting for if/when the silhouettes are exchanged for an actual intruder. God willing we will …

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The Mind is a Very Powerful Thing

The mind is a very powerful thing. Albert Einstein said it best with his quote, "Whether you think you can or you think you can't you're absolutely right." If I was asked to describe the struggle between life on earth and eternity and could only share one scripture with others it would be this one. …

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Have I Not Commanded You…

There are no coincidences with God. So, today Shawn Bouldin preached and in his message he shared his life verse, Joshua 1:9. What Shawn didn't know is how Joshua 1:9 came to be the boys and my life verse as well. After service I shared our testimony... March 13, 2007 on an overcast day over …

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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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