My Story

in the beginning

I was born a blue-eyed blonde who was the apple of her daddy’s eye. But shortly before I turned 3, my mom packed her friend’s car with some essential belongings and left town with my older brother and me … while my dad was at work. He had no idea what was coming. None of […]

God is Better

than you think He is

Even on your best, most wonderfully optimistic day, God is still better than you could ever imagine that He is. But that shouldn’t stop us from realizing His Goodness! Praise takes us there! Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. Worship the Lord with gladness;     come before him with joyful songs. Know that […]


everyone has a point of view

You have a perspective on where you are now. In your relationship. And in your life. So does your mate. They never line up perfectly. If they did, one of you wouldn’t be necessary. You may suspect that The Lord’s point of view is different than either of yours. It’s not that you and your […]

God's ways

Distractions or Directions

what your circumstances tell you

Meanwhile, the moment we get tired in the waiting, God’s Spirit is right alongside helping us along. If we don’t know how or what to pray, it doesn’t matter. Romans 8:26 He does our praying in and for us, making prayer out of our wordless sighs, our aching groans. He knows us far better than […]

Heart & Soul

He fell in love with you

The first song I learned on the piano was Heart & Soul. Okay, it was actually Chopsticks. But that’s not the more romantic tune in my repertoire. I haven’t played either for ages. But I could sit down at any keyboard anytime anywhere and play them. Flawlessly. Do you remember when you first met Jesus? […]