Life lessons for grads: My graduation speech

Life lessons for grads: My graduation speech

Congratulations, Class of 2019! Believe in yourself and your God-given abilities. You really can do those hard things when you...

Bouncing out of that bog of discouragement

Bouncing out of that bog of discouragement

Whooeee, a big wave of discouragement about knocked me over this morning. The kind that makes you wonder why you...

Choosing to dance

Choosing to dance

A funny story . . .   Craig and I were making a CHOICE to learn to dance. Ballroom dancing,...

Who is this Jesus anyway?

Who is this Jesus anyway?

I was a sophomore in college when I welcomed Jesus into my life.   While I had attended church all...

Learning the good food lesson

Learning the good food lesson

I had gotten into a bad habit after I dislocated my shoulder in February. Prior to that I’d been eating...

Facing our fears

Facing our fears

A funny story today . . .   While visiting on business in the Colorado Springs area, I decided my...

When you’re facing midlife switcheroos

When you’re facing midlife switcheroos

Years ago I was increasingly getting frustrated in my job as the manager for my husband’s law office. (Yes, years...

When there’s silence from heaven

When there’s silence from heaven

It’s hard when you don’t see answers to your prayers.   You pray and pray. And then you fast and...

The longcut to the best view in town

The longcut to the best view in town

Years ago we took a longcut. You know, the road less travelled. We had just visited family in the Sacramento...

R. E. S. P. E. C. T.

R. E. S. P. E. C. T.

R. E. S. P. E. C. T.   respect: [ ri-spekt ] esteem for or a sense of the worth...