“I am a daughter of the King of Kings, so yes, I am a princess. I even have a tiara, I wear it when I vacuum! “ I say this all the time, and I mean it! I actually have two tiaras now; I got one at Disneyland last year. It’s a Princess Aurora tiara, she’s… Continue reading Am I a Princess?
Taking an unexpected turn can be hard, especially when you think you know where you’re going and you’re comfortable going that way. For example, there are certain places I drive to on a regular basis. I *know* how to get there, so when I’m riding with my husband and he goes a different way my… Continue reading New Directions
Happy Thanksgiving! Today I’m thankful for the fact that He is a God of second chances… no matter how badly I mess up He opens His arms up, holds me, says it is ok my daughter, straightens my tiara (I am a princess, remember) and sets me back on my feet! I am thankful for… Continue reading I Am Thankful
I’ve been to Women of Faith a total of six times, and this year will be my seventh! Each year has been so life changing, such a blessing, and better than the last! Check this out… Let me give you some history of my journey with Women of Faith and how it has impacted me. … Continue reading How Do I Experience Women of Faith?
I had a thought this morning… you know you’re in trouble now! Someone mentioned that God’s hand was in something that happened and I giggled because the mental image that popped into my head was that of a two year old. I think most people, even those who don’t have kids, know what I’m talking… Continue reading Hands in the Cheetos
So my latest book to review is Live Loved, Experiencing God’s Presence in Everyday Life. It is a devotional by Max Lucado that I requested from BookSneeze and I have to say I love it. I love devotionals, they help me start my day off in the Lord’s presence, and that is always a good… Continue reading Live Loved by Max Lucado
“Marriage is fabulously hard.” That’s one of the first statements that John & Stasi Eldredge make about marriage, and they just get more real from there. They don’t sugarcoat things in Love & War, they tell it like it is, and it’s not easy. Throughout the book they discuss their own marriage, with honesty and… Continue reading Love & War by John and Stasi Eldredge
On September 29th God showed me exactly how one-dimensional I had gotten, how small my world had become. Here’s how… That morning my son had a doctor’s appointment at 10 am. Although the appointment itself was about 20 minutes or so, the doctor was running late (as most doctor’s are these days, which btw does… Continue reading Eddie
From the Back Cover: Common People… Story after story marked by scandal, stumble, and intrigue. Who are these people? They’re the people in the Bible. And they’re us. We find our stories in theirs. We find our hope where they found theirs. In the hands of an Uncommon God. In Cast of Characters Max Lucado… Continue reading Thoughts on, "Cast of Characters, Common People in the Hands of an Uncommon God" by Max Lucado
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what it means to be family, or to be friends. What is the difference really? Usually, from the point-of-view of the world, family are those people we are related to by blood, while friends are the ones we choose to surround ourselves with that are not related but… Continue reading Family? Friends?