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Boundaries 101

Do you push limits or respect them? Honestly, I’m the kind of gal who colors inside the lines, walks a wide circle around the forbidden grassy patch, heeds the speed limit and walks away from the “do not enter” sign. As long as someone else drew the boundary line, that is. I’m not nearly as good at creating and keeping… Read More

To My Sisters on Mother’s Day

It’s Mother’s Day. A weighty day for some, light as a daisy in a handmade vase for others. A day of looking back, looking around, looking up, looking inside and even looking down. A day of gratitude for life, a day of sorrow for death. A day on a calendar like any other and yet, somehow not. Whatever this day… Read More

What to Do When Your Character is Tarnished

I still remember the first time my pastor-husband came home from a beyond-difficult day at work and shared with me about the horrendous attack on his character that he had suffered. I’ll not bother to tell you what church we were serving at that time. It really doesn’t matter. It could have been any of the five, honestly. And it… Read More

Why I Have a Women Wednesday

Since the beginning of the new year, Wednesdays have had a new significance for me. At first, I thought it would just be a way of organizing my prayer life, a personal thing, a necessity for someone whose prayer life has consistently been inconsistent. But it’s turned into so much more. I catch myself saying numerous times throughout the week,… Read More