God’s Planning Session

“For I know the plans I have for you,” says the lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.”  Jeremiah 29:11 NLT Have you ever wondered what this verse truly means?  If you are a Christian you have a good idea.  If not, then you…Continue Reading…

Anchors Aweigh…Releasing the Past

This is likely going to be an unpopular post, particularly for folks like me.  Yeah, so why am I writing this?  Because sometimes I need to get tough (very difficult for my otter/retriever personality) and the person I need to get the toughest with is the one I see in the mirror every morning! There…Continue Reading…

Choosing Him All Over Again…

This post is part of the Choosing Him Blog Tour which I am delighted to be a part along with nearly one hundred other inspiring Christian bloggers. To learn more and join us, CLICK HERE! Have you ever wondered if God hears your prayers about your spouse?  I don’t mean the ones that start out,…Continue Reading…

On Eagle’s Wings…

In the fall of 1998, I was struggling with my relationship with God and His will for my life. I attended a women‘s retreat on friendship located at Camp Pinnacle in Northeast Georgia. During that time, God made it very apparent to me that the idea behind the “friendship” for this conference was not for…Continue Reading…

22 years and counting…

I should have written this post 2 weeks ago on my 22nd wedding anniversary but I couldn’t.  I should have written it the following Friday when it was a week past but I wouldn’t.  I should have written it on Christmas but I didn’t.  So, today I write.  3 more days left in a year that…Continue Reading…

When Marriages Begin To Heal

I am not going to apologize.  I haven’t posted in nearly 2 months.  That is not to say I haven’t been writing. I have. I just haven’t been posting what I write.  Why? Because I was having a hard time coming to grips with some stuff and rather than thrust it into the spotlight, I…Continue Reading…

I Will Sing A New Song…as a Life Breather!

One sentence can make a difference in the direction your life takes.  One simple sentence can define or destroy.  In my case I have seen a lot of destruction in my life.  Words spoken throughout my years have defined me and sometimes not in a good way.  But today, this morning, I come at life…Continue Reading…

I Have Been A Good Wife…In a Messy Beautiful Marriage

As you all know, I have been chosen to be on the launch team for Messy Beautiful Love:  Hope and Redemption For Real Life Marriages by Darlene Schacht.  You have already read a couple of my posts about the book and how it affected me.  Below is my review and yes, it rehashes some of…Continue Reading…

I Have MESSY BEAUTIFUL LOVE Too!

As I mentioned in the last post, I am on the launch team for Darlene Schacht’s book, Messy Beautiful Love.  And yes, I have once again included the link to purchase the book from Amazon as well as the link for the pre-launch goodies.  In my last post I told you I would let you…Continue Reading…

God is AMAZING! But Then You knew That Didn’t You?

Every once in awhile, you wonder what the heck God is thinking when He guides you along the path He has chosen for you to travel.  As you have already read, you know that I have a habit of, how shall we say it, wandering…oh gee, let’s just call it as we see it, I…Continue Reading…