Category Archives: Daily Life

Broken to Breakthrough

I captured this photo last week going over the Delaware bridge on our way to visit family in New Jersey. This picture came to mind in the wee hours today when I awoke several times to God telling me, “Breakthrough comes … Continue reading

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Learning to Love My Dad

I wanted to write a nice piece for Father’s Day to honor my dad. After all, I am a Christ follower and it’s what I’m supposed to do. Except I couldn’t pull it off. I’ve always written from an honest … Continue reading

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Mommy Guilt

I’ve been feeling the weight of it recently. Mommy guilt. Those feelings of not ever doing enough and being all you think you ought to be for your kids. And consequently, you feel guilty taking time or doing anything for … Continue reading

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Rising Above Murky Waters

In murky waters is where we discover God is real and whether we have been relying on him or self. Don’t let circumstances determine your outlook and dictate how you feel about yourself. Do use your circumstances as opportunities to … Continue reading

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Bring on the Rain

We’ve had lots of rain in Georgia this winter and spring. I’ve missed sunshine, but I know we need the rain to recover from last year’s drought. Our fruit trees and berry bushes will produce plenty in its season because … Continue reading

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Sailing with Jesus

If you’ve ever been out in the middle of the ocean with nothing in sight, you’d understand the might of its currents and the hopelessness of your human frailties. And you’d also see the power of its creator, God. You’d … Continue reading

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All We Have is the Present

Ten years flew by just like that. People told me it would happen. I just didn’t believe them. March 8, 2008 was the beginning and the end for me. It was my entrance into motherhood and exit out of the … Continue reading

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