The Comfortable Killer

The Comfortable Killer

Comfort is dangerous to your soul. It causes you to settle for whatever happens to come your way instead of becoming who you were created to be. Life is meant to be lived! but Comfort says, “No, this is good,” and asks “Why take the risk of messing it all up?...
Finding Your Brave this Independence Day

Finding Your Brave this Independence Day

​We are blessed to live in the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave. Just how brave are you on a regular basis? I know I’ve been known to play small and hide because I was afraid of being judged or making someone unhappy. In celebration of Independence...
That moment before it all boils over

That moment before it all boils over

You’ve filled the pot with water and turned on the heat and you’re just waiting for it to boil. It seems to take forever. It looks like nothing’s happening. You wait a bit more. Then you notice a few tiny bubbles have formed. Now more. The bubbles get a little bigger....
Summer’s Secret Weapon

Summer’s Secret Weapon

Summer is here! Do those three words cause you dread or excitement? Summer often means a bit of a different schedule–or at least a little more casual, breezy attitude. But even that flexibility can trigger anxiety and stress because you never know what’s...
You’ve Got the Powaaa!

You’ve Got the Powaaa!

Yes, you have the power to change your mind. What makes you REALLY powerful is that you have the ability to change not only WHAT you think (things like negative self talk, thoughts that drag you down, comparing yourself to others), but you also have the ability to...
The Masterpiece that is You

The Masterpiece that is You

In case you didn’t know it, you are a masterpiece. You are becoming more beautiful moment by moment and day by day. Some days are painted with yellow and gold. Some days are painted with greens and blues or soft pinks and purples. Other days seem stormy–...
Bold & Bright You Are

Bold & Bright You Are

In my time with God this morning, I was talking to him about my beautiful and talented daughter, Caroline. My most frequent request of God is that I might be able to see people through His eyes. I am grateful that He obliges me. As He was talking to me about Caroline,...
What Happens in Silence

What Happens in Silence

My husband informed me this morning that today, the Wednesday before Easter, is sometimes called Silent Wednesday because there’s nothing recorded in Scripture that Jesus did on the Wednesday before he was crucified. I find that interesting. I’m sure he...