Available Soon on Amazon… Buy Your Copy in Time for Christmas

Is there someone you love who lives with a chronic disease? Maybe a terminal illness?   Do you find yourself in the role of caregiver? It doesn’t matter what circumstances occurred to get to this point. The reality is… you are here now. Caring for the Caregiver Available the beginning of December, Just in timeContinue reading “Available Soon on Amazon… Buy Your Copy in Time for Christmas”

Why Do I Need a Survival Tool Belt?

“Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your own. Listen for God’s voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; he’s the one who will keep you on track. Don’t assume that you know it all. Run to God! Run from evil!…” Proverbs 3:5-12 (The Message)  Continue reading “Why Do I Need a Survival Tool Belt?”

Love as a Lifestyle… Not Just on Holidays

“Love never gives up. Love cares more for others than for self. Love doesn’t want what it doesn’t have. Love doesn’t strut, Doesn’t have a swelled head, Doesn’t force itself on others, Isn’t always “me first,” Doesn’t fly off the handle, Doesn’t keep score of the sins of others, Doesn’t revel when others grovel, TakesContinue reading “Love as a Lifestyle… Not Just on Holidays”

Preparing Your Survival Tool Belt – Part II

“Righteous chews on wisdom like a dog on a bone, rolls virtue around on his tongue. His heart pumps God’s Word like blood through his veins; his feet are as sure as a cat’s.” Psalm 37:30-31 (The Message)   When I look at the journey I’ve traveled in life, it looks nothing like what IContinue reading “Preparing Your Survival Tool Belt – Part II”

Preparing Your Survival Tool Belt – Part I

“If you don’t know what you’re doing, pray to the Father. He loves to help. You’ll get his help, and won’t be condescended to when you ask for it.” James 1:5 (The Message)   I was having a conversation with one of our children the other day and God gave me this analogy to useContinue reading “Preparing Your Survival Tool Belt – Part I”

God Created Fun… And We’re Invited to the Party – Part II

“Sing praise-songs to God. He’s done it all! Let the whole earth know what he’s done! Raise the roof! Sing your hearts out, O Zion! The Greatest lives among you: The Holy of Israel.”” Isaiah 12:6 (The Message)   Last time we were together I spoke about how God has been wanting to teach meContinue reading “God Created Fun… And We’re Invited to the Party – Part II”

God Created Fun… and We’re Invited to the Party – Part I

“Applause, everyone. Bravo, bravissimo! Shout God-songs at the top of your lungs!” Psalm 47:1 (The Message)   For as long as I can remember, I notoriously feel guilty.  I remember one particular time when I worked my first real job and we were called into a staff meeting.  Someone had been sampling from the tillContinue reading “God Created Fun… and We’re Invited to the Party – Part I”

Last Day for FREE First Book in Four-Book Series on AMAZON: November 3rd through November 7th

“God reminded me that even though I can’t see how He’s working… He’s working behind the scenes, getting everything ready so He can answer the prayer in His time. And that offered me encouragement. I have heard a lot of silence this fall… but also been given encouragement at times to keep going. God knowsContinue reading “Last Day for FREE First Book in Four-Book Series on AMAZON: November 3rd through November 7th”