Coffee Break: See The Beauty

⁣Can you pause with me for a moment? Pour that cup of coffee and savor it for a moment longer than you might do on an ordinary day. Sit down and take a deep breath. What can you hear? Can you hear birds outside, the laughter down the hall or do you have music playing?Continue reading “Coffee Break: See The Beauty”

Coffee Break!!

Coffee Break #1: ⁣⁣Shoutout to all of you who are home helping kids in school and struggling to make sense of life. Are you a hott mess? Messy hair, sleep deprived and patience growing thin? The news and current events probably are not helping you either. ⁣⁣I made a pour over today and drank myContinue reading “Coffee Break!!”

Thank You Rejection!

Too often we run from rejection which is why the statement, “rejection is a gift” seems odd to many. What I have experienced this past year through rejection has blessed me far beyond what I could have imagined. Rejection letters, rejection emails, blatant silence and individuals ignoring me and much more has encompassed my lifeContinue reading “Thank You Rejection!”

Our messy, good, tragic, beautiful, hope-filled life..

Cozy nights with a crackling fire. Family nights in our comfy “movie theater”. ⁣⁣Life holds so much heartache and full hearts; pain and healing; tears and joy. No matter How difficult a week may be nor how draining, my heart is still full as the excitement of Christmas fills our home, our thoughts, and ourContinue reading “Our messy, good, tragic, beautiful, hope-filled life..”

In Awe As Dreams Come True!

I have to admit something to you. I am an optimist. In some cases others may consider me a little too positive. I mean, have you looked at the world lately? And my response is always, “Yes, and I look through my Creators eyes and see hope everywhere I look.” Most people who see meContinue reading “In Awe As Dreams Come True!”

Silence

⁣This weekend we celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus. In between that was silence. Tension filled the air as Jesus’ followers awoke with devastation unable to comprehend His death.⁣⁣But God in great anticipation had a countdown going. He knew that a mighty conquering was occuring and victory was running towards humanity. While the peopleContinue reading “Silence”

A Piece Of Heaven

Five years ago my Mom breathed her last breath here on Earth to make her journey home to Heaven. Those who have walked a similar journey understand the longing for that person. Some days Heaven feels far. Many have followed the journey the past five years and I am grateful for you. Today, I amContinue reading “A Piece Of Heaven”