When You Live at the Beach

When I tell people where I live, the most common response is, “LUCKY!”  Yes, I confess, I am a beach dweller.  It’s less than 20 minutes from my house to this … or this … It is wonderful to live here!  Nestled on the Georgia coast, one hour south of […]

Wednesday Wanderings

or maybe I should say wonderings … or maybe it’s just both. Some of the places I’ve wandered these past few days include: Michael Hyatt’s blog: I loved his post on Monday, Three Reasons Why You Must Guard Your Heart.  This especially resonated within my spirit. Because your heart is […]

{Top Ten} Must Have Items for 5th Grade Field Trips

While I enjoyed every minute of my two-day dash through midtown Atlanta with the girl and about one hundred of her classmates on the fifth-grade class trip, I did find there are several must-have items for this sort of adventure. {And sadly, I learned about the need for a few […]

Slowing the “Unholy Smear”

“In a world addicted to speed, I blur the moments into one unholy smear.” Ann Voskamp, One Thousand Gifts On page 67 of Ann’s book, this one sentence stopped me.  In fact, I stayed there – rereading, pondering, praying, and confessing – for a few days.   My heart weighed […]

Praying for Sweet Greer

Isn’t she beautiful?   This precious nine-year-old is our niece Greer and we are so thankful for each of you who have lifted her situation before the Father.   We are trusting Him in all things and immeasurably grateful for the healing He has already brought to her situation. For those who […]

Pleasing Aromas

Leviticus has become one of the books I most enjoy studying and reading since I did B90Days last year.   I found myself fascinated by the many sacrifices and rituals necessary for restored relationship with God … and so thankful for the grace that now covers our sins and offers us […]