Waiting to Board

Tomorrow will be exactly one month that I married the love of my life. Mark has been my loving husband, and I've been his beloved wife for thirty-one days. He lives in Florida and I live in Texas so, I bet you can only imagine how excited I am to be a passenger again on a …

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Jesus Take the Wheel

I am so very proud of this young man, our sweet boy #2. He could have chosen the easy road, stayed in a town he has always known with friends he has grown up with since infancy. In stead with Chelsea and her family in the moving van in front Kyle sat behind the wheel …

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Cringe ~ A Line in the Sand

What makes you cringe?  Back in the day it was probably nails on a chalkboard.  Today, is it a screaming child at the movies, a "to do" list as long as your arm, the over three thousand unread emails in your inbox? Lately for me, what makes me cringe are the home improvements I have …

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Commit to The One

Waiting patiently isn't always easy, at least that's true for me, but the result of His provision is absolutely worth it. The word "commit" is a powerful word. It is also a powerful challenge. Are you "All In"? What are you waiting patiently for? What will you commit to do while you wait? My heart …

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It’s Not About Me

"A cool cup of water..." our Stephen Ministry leader taught us. That is what we are called to be is a cool cup of water to the lost, to the broken, and to the hurting. Jesus said, “Everyone who drinks from this water will get thirsty again. But whoever drinks from the water that I …

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Relieved ~ He Will Rescue Me

The love story that unfolds is one of true love, a love that would transcend time and still does today. You see, it is the ultimate love, protection and provision of a Father who would do anything, I mean anything to protect His children. As a child, I am relieved to rest in my Fathers …

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Spears in the Blossom

A raging fire destroys all that it touches, yet brings new growth. Cutting away dead limbs from a grapevine yields more fruit. The fire and the cutting are painful, unimaginable and sometimes feels unsurvivable at times, but necessary. Seeds that fall and are not watered or fertilized die. We, as Christians, are called to plant …

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