Life Where the Sidewalk Ends

“For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.” Ephesians 2:10   Shel Silverman said there was a wonderful, magical place that could only begin when the sidewalk ended. It was a part of the world untainted with neither concrete nor conformity. […]

Growing Together – Not Apart

  Have you ever found yourself worrying that you and your  spouse were growing apart? I think everyone has this fear at some point in  their marriage. Maybe you feel like you aren’t talking enough or maybe it just  feels like you are becoming far too different to continue being a couple. Sadly, this is […]

TO: You FROM: I AM

  What you are going through right now seems like a never ending supply of “wrong place-wrong time”. Your answer . . . it’s running late. When you are tempted to look down the road and wonder why you don’t see me yet – consider Lazarus. I didn’t want to show up with chicken soup […]

Hey, you – Wanna Know a Secret?

Hey you. Yes, you.  You out there in cyberspace, in your mismatched socks and your hair that quite possible looks like a squirrel just vacated a nest atop your head. You who feels like the world forgot her. You who thinks she’s not good enough. You who thinks that everything wrong is somehow your fault. You who wonders […]

I Wish You Grace

Wherever you are . . .   Whatever you are doing right this very second . . . Whatever it is that hurts. so . bad. you. can.  hardly. breathe. I wish you grace. Whatever you’ve done. Whatever you can’t forget. Whatever you can’t let go of. Whatever it is you are facing that doctor’s […]

Are Your Problems Bigger than You?

You probably just said a resounding “YES!” inside your head. If you screamed it at the screen . . . then you found this message just in time. 🙂  So I have one more question for you. It is the same one that the Lord asked Sarah after she was told she would have a […]

10,000 Reasons: A God of SO. MUCH. MORE.

When the day has been too long and I just can’t wrap my head around my once normal world now anything but . . . I sometimes can’t help but turn to God and wonder “why”. But every time I hear this song the disarray of my life makes sense, the beauty of the broken […]