The Win

When you get down to it, God is all about the win. God does not fail. God allows us to unleash the power within us to not just sustain but to excel.  The power is higher and greater than...
A few years ago, my identity was stolen. Yep. It happened on a busy morning at the church I was working at. I went across the hall from my office, leaving the door slightly open. A thief, who had...
The unknown is not always easy to face.  While no one is sure of what will happen in the next moment, there are some who continually wonder,  “What's next?” I’ve learned the  key to moving forward into the unknown is...
I have some friends who are experiencing trials in their life. But. You wouldn’t know it from the outside looking in; they appear to have the “perfect” life. In reality, what they have is BIG faith, believing God will move their...
I hang out at a coffee shop a few times a month, writing and connecting with the community of coffee drinkers. It’s a fun, interactive place. There’s something about drinking a cup of coffee that lends itself to speaking...
They came out of a dark valley, a place of deep grief, tragedy, and heavy hearts.  Their life is marked by the battle of infertility.  The grief remains but joy has come—they are adopting a child.  They also know...
Imagine a day like no other.  Imagine a day which goes the way you had hoped.  Imagine a perfect day. Perfection.  What is it? We each have a different idea of perfection. Along the way we create illusions of what life has...
 We’ve become too busy.  Our schedules are packed with little room for much else to be added in.  It makes sense that it leads to a frantic-state as we try to control  what we are doing to prevent life...

Skewed

We know media is not always accurate and often skews the reality of situations.  But.  We, too, skew our own reality by seeing with our past experiences, emotions, and mindset.  The thing is . . . when we’re unable...

Progressive Condition

Discouragement is a progressive condition. Once discouraged, we tend to respond to life through the lens of negativity and worrisome “what if’s.” When we allow discouragement in, when it becomes our mindset, when it becomes our guide—we begin to...