This post is for all the mommas out there. The ones watching their babies grow up right in front of their very eyes... the ones who don't know how to feel about the changes - welcomed or not - that keep whipping around the corner, aimed straight at our hearts. Yes, Momma, you - the [...]
Jesus loves you! You don't have to do anything to gain His approval. You don't have to have a cleaner house, better behaved kids, or a longer Facebook friends list. He thinks you are worth dying for. He wants to meet you right where you are. He knows that you need His help to serve [...]
When you are a child of God, there is nothing that Satan, the enemy of your soul, can do to separate you from Him [Romans 8]. This doesn't stop him from trying, though. One of the biggest and meanest ways he does this is to use fear tactics. He knows that if he can lie [...]
1/12/17 As I am preparing workshops, I've been going back through notes and journal entries, older blog posts and saved websites. I came across this post from a couple of years ago, and I thought I'd bring it back to the front. I hope you are encouraged. Is failure a bad thing? I [...]
I have to be honest, New Year's resolutions flummox me. There have been years that I've joined the 99% of the world's population in declaring that I will make kick-butt changes with my diet and exercise routines, and, like 75% of that 99%, I've completely given up by Valentine's Day (the call of the chocolate [...]
Have you ever had to restart your smart phone, iPad, or computer? Sometimes there are too many apps running, too many windows open, too much power or memory being used - the gadget freezes up and stops responding. At this point, the only thing you can do is just hit the restart button. This is [...]
Do you know what it means to be your children's ally? I've recently been praying for an eternal focus, and I was reminded that I recorded this podcast on that topic.