The Village Never Fails!

  The village never fails!! You've heard the addage "it takes a village to raise a child." Well I submit it takes the village to save a life. See, there'll come a time when life will deal you the kind of blow that sucks the air out of your lungs giving fear the kind of foothold that defuncts … Continue reading The Village Never Fails!

Leap for it!

"When you leap, the net appears." I couldn't tell you where I was, what I was doing or even what stiletto I was sporting when I read this. But I can tell you, that when I read it every thing in me leaped! And that's when I got to thinking and penned this... How many times … Continue reading Leap for it!

Change Your Self-Talk. Save Your Life. | Lessons that Inspire

Don't believe everything you hear --even in your own mind. - Dr. Daniel G. Amen "Not everything you hear coming out of someone's mouth is going to be the truth." I think I was about 12 or 13 when I first heard my daddy say this. While I can't remember all of the events that … Continue reading Change Your Self-Talk. Save Your Life. | Lessons that Inspire

Don’t Begrudge Your Problem, Use It!

    A season of suffering is a small assignment when compared to the reward. Rather than begrudge your problem, explore it. Ponder it. And most of all, use it. Your pain has a purpose. Your problems, struggles, heartaches, and hassles cooperate toward one end--the glory of God.  - Max Lucado   Many of us, … Continue reading Don’t Begrudge Your Problem, Use It!

Holy Stupidity Batman! Tolerance is Just a Nine-Letter Word?!

  When I sat down to pen this post, I found myself torn between a two topics. I would either write about my teens' latest driving escapades involving an empty parking lot, a camera, fairies and a soup nazi (don't ask); or I'd talk about my "no media for 40 days" where things like wine … Continue reading Holy Stupidity Batman! Tolerance is Just a Nine-Letter Word?!