Refuse to Live in Fear

Healthy fear serves a purpose but irrational fear steals your life. Unfortunately, I lived for several years of my life in fear of “what if” simply because I had experienced scary, painful, and unexpected circumstances. My traumatized emotions couldn’t think rationally and I unknowingly tried to control the “outcome” of things which I NEVER had […]

Respect and Honor

The world of “blogging” is a place where we all share our ideas, thoughts, beliefs, dreams, and opinions.  It’s a place where people learn to respect the diversity of our humanness.  It’s an environment where we can come to appreciate the beauty of each person’s uniqueness and be grateful that we do not live in […]

Blow the Dust Off

It’s been a while since I’ve had time to write anything. Sadly, I’ve probably had time but chose not to do anything meaningful with the time I had. I’m hoping that I can break that bad habit and begin to do more meaningful, worthwhile things with whatever time I have left. After all, life is […]

Adventurous Faith

In 2014, I had the opportunity to get away from every day life as I knew it and head to Idaho to visit with my oldest son and his wife while we waited for the arrival of their first-born. Getting there was the beginning of several adventurous moments that God would use to teach me […]

It’s Time to Let Go!

“It’s Time to Let Go!” In January of 2013, I was driving home from work trying to unwind from the day and refocus my thoughts before I reached the house. My drive was usually very relaxing and enjoyable because it was mostly on quiet country roads with no traffic. About halfway through, I noticed something […]

Temporary, or Eternal?

What are you living for? What are your goals, or purposes?  What is the main motivation behind what you do?  Do you ever question, or wonder “what’s it all for?” One day you may wake up and realize that everything you’ve been living for has no true or lasting value; like you’ve been chasing an […]