Being an Instrument of Praise and Glory

You are the ones chosen by God, chosen for the high calling of priestly work, chosen to be a holy people, God’s instruments to do his work and speak out for him, to tell others of the night-and-day difference he made for you—from nothing to something, from rejected to accepted. 1 Peter 2:9-10 It was […]

Wonderfully Disturbing – Yes! I saw “The Shack”

Last Friday night, my husband, daughter and I went to the movies. They wanted to see one of the latest Marvel movies but I just wasn’t feeling it. I wanted to see “The Shack” and form my own opinion about the movie. I read some of the controversy about the movie but thought to myself, […]

Why I’m Not Running Anymore

If you have followed my blog or writing for the last five years, you are aware that I’ve spent much time on a healing journey with God coupled by training and participating in races (5ks, halfs, and full marathons). God had a purpose and reason for this season of my life which was to grow […]

Rise Up and Build Confidence Book Now Available

I’m excited to share that my latest book, “Rise Up and Build Confidence – a 21-Day Challenge” is now available on This book is foundational to knowing who you are in Christ and rising up from life’s transitions. Here are a few comments from readers: Thank you for this 21 day challenge.  I have […]

A Room with a God View

It was 2009 that God lead us to an opportunity to purchase a bigger home in another part of town. We weren’t necessarily looking for a bigger home at the time but had hopes of some day living closer to family and in the zoning of the high school my husband and I attended. That […]