The Balance Between I AM and Me.

Recently, I was asked a pointed question:  "Did you become a writer so you could hide behind your computer?" Without thought, I spouted, "Yeah, probably." You know the kid that was always picked last in school?  Yeah, that wasn't me.  I'm the girl that was chosen first, captain of this and president of that. I was voted "Best Personality" and "Most likely to be Famous."   People love to be around "me" even if they don't really get who I AM. "People love to be around "me" even if they don't … [Read More...]


Hanging On To Stay Connected

"For a branch cannot produce fruit if it is severed from the vine, and you cannot be fruitful unless you remain in me."  -- John 15:4     … [Read More...]


Cancel Your Trip to Perfection

Setting a goal because you “should” instead of focusing on what you “will” is why the train goes off the rails, spiraling you into an endless cycle of fixing life rather than living it. 


A Good Person

“Why do you call me good?” Jesus asked. “Only God is truly good.”  - Mark 10:18 By studying Jesus we learn what it means to be Christian. After all, Webster’s dictionary defines Christian as “one who professes belief in the teachings of Jesus Christ.”  So how can we be Christian if we don’t know … [Read More...]

Life Is Not Fair

"To one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one bag -- each according to his own ability."  - Matthew 25:15 This passage from Matthew 25:14-30  is known as "The Parable of the Talents."  The word "talent" is not referencing your ability to juggle eggs.  A talent is a measure of … [Read More...]

Paul, Apostle of Christ

The story of two men. Luke, as friend and physician, risks his life when he ventures into the city of Rome to visit Paul, who is held captive in Nero's darkest, bleakest prison cell. But Nero is determined to rid Rome of Christians, and does not flinch from executing them in the grisliest ways … [Read More...]