He Wants You for YOU

The Friday of the first week back to school is a welcomed thing. We only go a partial week so it serves as a great test run for the new systems of the school year. We were lucky enough to not have homework this week which gave me a chance to get a handle on ...

The Process gets Tough

06. August 2014 Uncategorized 0
The funk hit right after I got back home from the aforementioned conference. I was drained of energy and overflowing with new information in connection with the beloved craft of writing. Being that lopsided tends to take a few days to right itself again–under normal circumstances. But I am up to my neck in summer ...

My First Writer’s Conference

23. July 2014 Uncategorized 0
Today is a busy and fun day for me. I am leaving tomorrow morning for my first writer’s conference! I found this gem of  a conference at the end of last year and put it on the calendar. I had my heart set on She Speaks out in North Carolina, but that will have to ...

My Hope…its not What you Think.

19. June 2014 Uncategorized 0
I have been taking the book of Psalm one chapter at a time. I thought I would blow through this, but my disdain for strict schedules seems to creep up in about 20 days. By then I was missing days and even battling the whispers of legalism. I have decided that God gets me. He ...

My Cycle of Growth

There’s a pattern developing. I am just now seeing it! Wow! I tell you this turning 30 thing has really been worth stepping into a new decade for! I know it really is more of a coincidence than a true correlation, but maybe that it just what I needed.  When I am breaching the borders ...

Using Rest as a Weapon

02. June 2014 Uncategorized 0
It was invading my thoughts day and night. I would drift from the current happenings of life to the interactions of the past. I would rehash, over analyze and scour every detail of past events to see if I could have done better. The pressure to “do better” to be more Christ like can consume ...

Being in Love

29. May 2014 Uncategorized 0
I love you I’m just not in love with you. It is a cliche but it is possible. You can love someone in your life, but if you are not in love with them, then you are most likely not pursuing a relationship with them. You are complacent with where things are and maybe even drifting apart. Although ...

People Trouble

23. May 2014 Uncategorized 1
In the midst of war, a country will do it’s best to cut off the supply line of its opponent. If they can overtake the line in which that country is receiving food, weapons and general supply for their army, it won’t be long before the victim of this tactic has very little choice but ...