“We are each an island,  but He gives us gifts to use as bridges into each other’s lives. When we lay down our gift,  we walk right over it and straight into another heart.” -Glennon Doyle Melton/Carry on Warrior I am grateful for friends and family who with their encouraging words have helped me find […]


  Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Colossians 3:12   Some thoughts, of late, on kindness: To “be nice” is a very different thing that showing great kindness. Excerpt from a post exploring this idea: “…kindness emerges from someone who’s confident, compassionate and comfortable […]

Mom’s Night Out

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.’” C.S. Lewis Friday night I shared dessert and coffee and laughs with three friends. We have all moved to Lubbock within the last two years. God’s timing makes me smile! We spent over […]