For God…the greatest lover so loved…the greatest degree the world…the greatest company that he gave…the greatest act his one and only Son…the greatest gift that whoever…the greatest opportunity believes in him…the greatest simplicity shall not perish…the greatest promise but…the greatest difference have…the greatest certainty eternal life…the greatest possession ~Anonymous
Afraid To Stand Firm
Over the MLK holiday weekend, millions of us helped break the box office records by pouring into theaters to see “American Sniper”. It was an amazing movie! It was brutal. It was hard to watch at times. But more than that, it was inspiring. For Chris Kyle, standing firm for what he believed in meant giving up the comforts of… Read More
The Gift Of Free Will
There are days I wish God would do away with all this “free will” nonsense. Being a robotic, wind-up doll wouldn’t be so bad, would it? We’d never screw up. And we’d stop second guessing our decisions. Maybe you’re like me. Some of the decisions I’ve made in my life have turned out better than I could have ever hoped… Read More
Burning The Candle At Both Ends
Even as a kid, my Mom would tell me to slow down a little. “Quit saying yes to everything and everybody.” she’d say, “You’re burning the candle at both ends and you’ll have a price to pay when there’s nothing left.” I am good at a few things, but I am literally a Rock Star when it comes to over… Read More
Surviving the Crash
My husband and I live in Steamboat Springs, CO in the summertime and in Dallas, TX the rest of the year. A few weeks ago we noticed a winter-like chill in the air, which meant snow wouldn’t be far behind. So, like the dutiful “Snowbirds” we are, we decided it was time to head south for the winter. Our re-entry turned… Read More
A few years ago, my friend Lindsey accepted her Pastor’s challenge to choose a life verse. Lindsey said she loved the process and suggested that our Bible Study group do the same. I was all in!! I dug deep into the Word, made a huge list of scriptures to consider and prayed over them asking God which He would want… Read More
What Is Your Story?
Last night, I had the privilege of attending an event called “Stories”. It was the 6th annual “Stories” event put on by the Steamboat Christian Center’s Women’s Ministry Team. Three women shared their life story.
Totally Imperfect – Unconditionally Loved!
As I enter my 60th year on this planet, I am committed to embrace my imperfection and believe that I am worthy of God’s unconditional love! I want to see myself through His eyes and learn to love every bit of me. It’s a long hard road, especially with these thighs, but I am happy to report that I am… Read More
The Last Supper On the first day of the Festival of Unleavened Bread, the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Where do you want us to make preparations for you to eat the Passover?”