Grounded in His Strength


Don't make an Ass outta U and me

Just in case I’ve never been clear, I’d like to clear up a few things right now.  I’m a Christian.  I’m not Catholic.  I’m not Mormon.  I’m not Jehovah’s Witness.  I’m Christian.  Please don’t misinterpret me.  I did NOT say I’m perfect....more
Wow! I love this. You had me at the headline! That's one of my favorite sayings! Love your ...more

For Better or For Worse, In Sickness and In Health, Till My Gas Takes Him Out

As Valentine’s Day has arrived, I find myself reflecting on my love for my husband.  We’ve been married now for over 15 years and we have four beautiful kids. Things aren’t always easy; marriage is a lot of work! But praise God, things aren’t always hard either! The Mr. and I fully anticipate being the cute, old, gray-haired couple sitting in Denny’s taking full advantage of our senior citizen discount with meals high in fiber, chewing…very, very slowly....more

A Big Man

February 15, 2013 will be the two year anniversary of my father’s passing.  As the day approaches, I’m often taken back to his funeral. Someone once told me that a funeral isn’t for the one that has died; it’s for the ones that that person left behind.  It’s a way for us to say goodbye and find some closure.  I didn’t say goodbye to my Daddy. I certainly don’t have, need, or want closure....more

A "Coffee-Hasn't-Fully-Kicked-In-Yet" Kinda Morning

ATTENTION PARENTS & STAFF AT MY KIDS' SCHOOL: First of all, I'd like to take this moment to inform any of you that were present this morning at the Academy that it was NOT a zombie dropping off my children. Sadly, it was me. Secondly, I'd like to apologize to the people that I frightened....more
Can I get an "Amen" (and a coffee for the lady)?!more