Sometimes I just can’t control my tongue. It was not a good day. For whatever reason, we were just off. I was irritable and impatient. I found myself correcting every little infraction, every childish noise. The more I corrected, the more frustrated I became. And the more my kids acted up. After snapping at one of my children, I… Continue reading Taming the Tongue
“Look! The virgin will conceive and bear a Son, and they will call Him Emmanuel, which means ‘God with us’” (Matt 1:23) NET. God.with.us. Those three words astound me. For thousands of years, God had been worshiped from afar. His holiness stood in stark contrast to mankind’s sin. A thick veil separated His earthly presence… Continue reading This Changes Everything
Failure...not much of a Thanksgiving theme.
By Meredith Mills @DazzledByTheSon “You can’t deny that one’s yours!” That was the comment we heard as my husband carried our littlest into the church where he would be speaking later that morning. It’s true - she definitely bears his image. In fact, I’ve been told she's the female version of him as a child.… Continue reading Look-alikes
A frantic scream broke the afternoon stillness. I found her in her daddy's arms.
We need committed friendships and regular fellowship that we aren’t quick to walk away from.
It wasn't supposed to be this way...but here's hope.
Life hasn't turned out the way I planned... #dreams #trustingGod #faith #amwriting #amblogging #Godisgood
“I quit!” Some people are just born determined. Once their minds are set, they have every intention of following through. Obstacles are mere opportunities. Giving up is not an option. They are productive. They are successful. They are…amazing. I’ve always admired such people. Because I am not one of them. Oh, how I wish persistence… Continue reading I Quit!
I wonder if it’s too late to back out? I don’t think I can do this… My fingers clutched the cargo net with a death grip. I forced my feet to keep climbing. Up, up I went until I reached the platform where our zip line tour would begin. I felt my breathing accelerate as… Continue reading Fly Like an Eagle!