Charity Begins at Home

Charity Begins at Home

Photo courtesy of Phil Hollenback Each morning after Joe has left for work, I return to our bedroom to find that he has made the bed. This has been his morning “ritual” for quite awhile. I don’t recall ever asking him to do it, but I certainly appreciate it. It’s...
Your Stuff Matters to GOD

Your Stuff Matters to GOD

I’ve been in a funk recently. For various reasons that all seem to be happening at the same time, I’ve found myself under a cloud. It’s rare for me to feel like this – so navigating my way out has been a bit of a struggle. I went through a mental list of things...

Thankful Thursday

I know we have a little time before Thanksgiving (though the shelves at Walmart indicate otherwise!). However, I’m just in a grateful mood today, and I just couldn’t escape the beautiful alliteration of this post’s title. I’m a nerd like that....

Monday Ramblings

During this morning’s run, I listened to one of my all-time favorite praise songs – “How He Loves”. There are a few versions out there, but I’m most partial to Kim Walker’s version. I love her voice, and she is just so dang...

Buddies

I have this friend, Amie Berryhill. Everyone needs an Amie. She has this infectious optimism that puts you in a good mood within about three seconds of being in her midst. We’ve signed up to do the Shamrock Four-Miler race this weekend, and have been pumping...

New Way to Pray

I was saying my evening prayers a few nights ago. I always try to start my prayers with praise. It just seems rude to start asking for things right of the gate. As I was in praise mode, I began to think of different names we have for God – our Father, Healer,...