Monthly Archives: October 2013

Moving Forward

The laundry has stayed in a pile for days now. My house is a mess. My doubt has been seeping through each and every crack in my home. I cannot seem to build enough motivation to accomplish even a phone … Continue reading

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Burst Into Fall

The breaking through of brilliant red, orange and yellow leaves continued to burst in our backyard this week. Fall brings so much change to a green pasture that we had become accustom to. Our family had been looking out at … Continue reading

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Passion Without Preparation

I had just graduated from college. My aspirations were high. My goals were aimed for the sky. I had a diploma in my hand and was ready to take on the world. Jumping in my car, I headed down for … Continue reading

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Pharisee versus Tax Collector

I loved this beautiful sermon on the scripture where the Pharisee cannot believe that Jesus would socialize much less forgive a tax collector. Fr Robert Barron puts a new twist on it that I just had to publish. One of … Continue reading

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Running for Glory

As I finished up my morning run on the beach, I felt the cool sweat dribbling down my face. The grit from the sand was evident on my forehead as I wiped the sweat from my brow. It was a … Continue reading

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Defeat Versus Freedom

Funny how one man’s defeat is another man’s freedom.  Isn’t it amazing how one spouse can feel uplifted and free while the other one feels defeated.  What is even more amazing is that we can walk around and not realize … Continue reading

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I Believe, A Two-Faced Creed

What do you believe?  I mean really believe. I believe that I am a Christian, yet I gossip and spread lies about friends and family. I believe that I do God’s Will, yet I do my own will each and … Continue reading

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Intentionally Loving Your Spouse

I am so grateful that Pete and I could share how to intentionally love your spouse to so many mothers of preschoolers (MOPS) this morning.  I thought it might be nice to recap our talk for all of you who … Continue reading

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Fight For Your Marriage

Originally posted on Making Room For God:
A subject that I have not tackled yet on my blog or at all in my book, Revealing Faith, is marriage. While I am not avoiding the topic of marriage, I just consider…

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Football, A Lesson in Goal Setting

Players were flying everywhere.  The fullback was plowing his way down the football field.  Nothing was going to get in his way.  As players started to move toward him, he extended his one free arm and just pushed them off.  … Continue reading

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