I never thought I would be a divorced person. I grew up in a religious home (Baptist) and to be divorced was seemingly the greatest sin you could ever commit. Being divorced was definitely a no-no, and obviously if you were, then you must be such a horrible sinner. This is what I learned growing…Read more
Forgiveness is The Key
I would like to share with anyone who reads this that besides loving God, there is only one key to happiness. Want to know what it is? I’ll give you a hint: it’s the title of this discussion. Forgiveness. Yes, forgiveness. This is very hard to do for some, and very easy for others. Sometimes…Read more
I am so HAPPY!!! (even though I’m divorced)
I am so HAPPY! And what do I have to be happy about? First things first – God LOVES ME! Even though I’m imperfect, he loves me for who I am. I have noticed a common thread among Christians – and that is that many of them do not understand God’s forgiveness. And because of…Read more
Ever Say Something You Regret?
Okay, I have to admit – if this was a course in school, I would be getting A’s. Top marks. Full credit. Perhaps I really should be wearing a neon sign that says “insert foot here” with an arrow pointing at my mouth. Sigh. LIFE IS TOO SHORT FOR REGRETS Regrets. Life is too SHORT…Read more
Emotional Days – Ever Have Them?
Today is the 14th anniversary of my dads death. It’s not something I mark on my calendar, however – each year when September rolls around, I find myself thinking of my dad – and how much he loved God, loved life, and loved his family. PICTURE OF MY DAD JUST WEEKS BEFORE HIS DEATH What…Read more