Small

I recently took a trip to visit family at Lake Caroline in Virginia.  One night, we decided to sit out on the balcony and star gaze while we talked.  When we first went out, we could see about ten stars, but after we turned out all the lights and gave our eyes time to adjust, … More Small

Work Like a Cat

Becoming overwhelmed is easy for me to do, even with to-do lists with precisely written in  orderly steps that segue smoothly from one task or project to another.  Fear tends to grip my  mind, stealing in without awareness or permission until it smacks me in the face full on.  Elaborate scenarios of helpless hopelessness fill … More Work Like a Cat

God not god

Last night I laid in bed with the brain working full time still. I tell my brain…I say “slow down dude, it’s time for sleep”. But, all in all I had this on my heart. Examining my life and thinking about what gaps may be between my Savior and I and asking God to forgive … More God not god

Stand Strong

The Christian walk is a tremendous journey.  Following Christ is the most important decision a person will make, and it is this walk with Him that enables us to overcome the challenges and storms that we encounter in our lives. Truly living for Christ and walking with Him each day makes the difference as to … More Stand Strong

You are Loved

  “How bold one gets when one is sure of being loved.” ~Sigmund Freud    I have always considered the idea of teaching as a career, but I remember the day that I definitively made up my mind to pursue it.  I worked at a financial institution and was waiting on a man who seemed … More You are Loved