Sally’s Question

In my last blog post The Greater Sin I started with a conversation I was having with a group of girlfriends. Now I want to finish what we spoke about that night. My good friend Sally had been watching a documentary about the new Pope and a meeting the Pope had had to apologize to […]

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The Greater Sin

Last week my family and I were at a friend’s new business celebrating the “grand opening”. It was just a few close friends that had come together to celebrate God’s goodness in this new chapter for their lives. As the handful of us stood around the reception desk drinking wine and eating cheese and kibitzing […]

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From Cubs to Lions

Today as I celebrate four years of freedom, I have come to realize, finally, what I, my family and my friends were really warring with.  God started me on a road that I simply could not look back on four years ago over three days.  As I lay in bed this morning and visited with […]

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Adversity, WHY????

We all face adversity. Life contains adversity. It is a part of this life here and now. Something I have written about or at least have made a meme about is the fact that my circumstances do not prove God is for me…..His word proves He is for me. One of the things that I […]

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Power in Words?

Words are powerful if you choose to believe them …otherwise they have no power at all. Words when spoken by someone you trust can have a lifelong impact on you, positively or negatively.  When you realize though that a person should not have been trusted the negative words no longer have the same power.  Belief […]

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Missing Something?

The idea that we are missing something from God: His love, His forgiveness, His salvation, His peace has been perpetuated by the church for hundreds of years. This idea stems from the belief that our behavior causes God to turn from us when we have missed the mark otherwise known as sin. When we get […]

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What If?

As I began my morning, seeing an almost full moon and knowing what that represents this week, I began thinking about what happened a little over two thousand years ago today, Good Friday.  Once again the question drifted in my thoughts…What If…..and here is what I saw… I could see the dusty road and a […]

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A Pirate’s Telescope

I have to give props to my family and friends for listening to me over and over again …letting my mind go in all directions through out God’s word with a topic and giving me feedback.  This has taken me weeks to process.  I say this because this may take you time to process or […]

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