After my experience of seeing the sunrise a few weeks ago with my daughter, we’ve tried several times to catch another beautiful one. We were outside this morning looking up at the predawn sky, and I noticed one bright star shining radiantly above us. As the sky began to lighten, I kept watching that one… Continue reading You Must be in the Dark to See the Light
Last week, I had an all too rare time of sitting on my back porch watching the sunrise. The simplistic beauty in those few moments of pink, purple, blue, with hints of orange were so moving and breathtaking that my 3-year old who happened to be outside with me, has asked every day since to… Continue reading Being a Light in this World
I’ve been thinking a lot about the story of Job from the Bible over the past year. In case it’s been awhile, here’s a brief recap. Job basically had a great life with a beautiful family and worshipped God. One day, Satan approaches God and comments that Job only worships Him because his life is… Continue reading He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands
I bet you didn’t know dreams are curly-headed. Or maybe just mine come that way? My dream, is now a blonde-haired, blue-eyed, curly headed little girl. For me, EVERY time I look at my daughter, I’m reminded of God’s goodness and love. Her birth, her existence, is my constant indicator that God LOVES ME; that… Continue reading Curly-Headed Dreams
One of the buzz words circling the leadership industry these days is the term, Servant Leadership. Why are so many people drawn to this idea that a Servant Leader is the apex of leadership examples? It’s because being a great leader is about being willing to get your hands dirty. It’s about giving of yourself… Continue reading Moms Make GREAT Leaders
It’s so funny how different children can be. My youngest learned to walk around the time she was 13mo, but there isn’t one singular day I can point to as the day she learned to walk. It started as a series of one or two steps before falling then, slowly over the span of a… Continue reading Take the Step
Maybe it’s just me, but ever get in that rut in life of never quite accomplishing what you think you should be? You have an endless list of need to do’s that you dutifully stare at each day and then in your best, conquer the world stance, immediately decide to stall and go do something… Continue reading To Do List or STILL Undone List?