In the MIdST

This morning I was looking back in my journal to previous entries. Lately, I have been rolling over in my mind how awkward this holding pattern in my life is. It’s interesting how engrained planning out our life is. Be a good person. Make good grades. Go to college, so you can get a good job.Continue reading “In the MIdST”

My Testimony

I’ve always felt that I didn’t have a clear testimony. I’ve always thought a testimony had to be a sudden miracle or personal transformation. Looking at my Bibles that I have had since becoming a follower of Christ, they tell a different story. My first one on the left is used, but when I lookContinue reading “My Testimony”

Women in His Presence

This weekend I was blessed to participate in an event hosted by Living Proof Ministries. The intent was for women who feel called to communicate the gospel through writing, teaching, and speaking to be poured into and mentored for a day by Beth Moore. The event also had in its presence Priscilla Shirer, Christine Caine,Continue reading “Women in His Presence”

Winning Vs. Victory

This past Saturday, I had the opportunity to participate in a high school alumni softball team game. While I was in high school I was blessed to be part of a two time state softball team and enjoy in the blessings, trials, and the joy of competition, and winning. Above is a selfie of myselfContinue reading “Winning Vs. Victory”

Phase 2: PerSERVERance

As a Christmas gift in 2008, I was given a special devotional book by Dr. James and Shirley Dobson titled, “Night Light.” Today’s devo started out with an article from the Denver Post titled, “I’m Third.” To summarize, it was about a pilot who chose not to eject, but die, to ensure his failing aircraftContinue reading “Phase 2: PerSERVERance”

Answers to Unanswered Prayers

February 20, 2016 marked the first night I spent alone and the beginning of a separation which ultimately led me to file for divorce in early June. I wrote in my journal, “Is this the end or the beginning for us?” The few months prior had led me to take this excruciating step that wasContinue reading “Answers to Unanswered Prayers”

Pieces of the Past: A Peek into Future Purpose

Anytime I hear the word pieces, I think of Reese’s Pieces. Although they are not my favorite candy, I do like them sprinkled in popcorn at the movie theater. If there was some random trail of them on the ground, I would definitely follow it to see if there were some that had escaped theContinue reading “Pieces of the Past: A Peek into Future Purpose”