Lesson from a Riptide

My family and I were on vacation at the beach not long ago and had a great time. Our girl Cadence, who is autistic, loves the ocean and it gives us a lot of joy to see her enjoy the water. One afternoon she and my hubby went out from the shore a little ways…

Getting God’s Attention: Post-it Note #73

Though out scripture we see men and women of God facing great difficulty and trial, in need of guidance and wisdom.  David, Esther, Ezra, Nehemiah, Moses.  When these times came to them, what did they do?  What do we do?  Go to FB and spill it all out?  Get a committee together?  Or as my…

Professional Help…Post-it Note #61

We all need help sometimes. When we’re sick we call a doctor. When we have a toothache we call the dentist. When the pipes burst we call a plumber. But sometimes something inside our hearts or our marriages or our family breaks. Then we don’t call anybody. We hide it and try to keep it…

Why Another Blog? Why Now?

I’ve been thinking about writing a blog for a while.  But in the world of media and information overload, what more could I possibly say that hasn’t already been said somewhere by someone?  Then I read a tragic article this week that knocked me down emotionally.  Perhaps you heard the unbelievable story of a despairing,…