$200 Was More Important Than My Safety

$200 Was More Important Than My Safety

I was driving about 40 mph down the freeway.  The visibility was low, the wind was angry and gusts hit the side of my little Topaz.  I was nervous I had both my hands steady on the wheel and had slowed down to match the conditions.  The roads were slick in areas and...
Step 1: Honesty

Step 1: Honesty

Honesty…. Honesty…. Honesty, it is something that we expect from ourselves and from others, but talk about painful.  It can be yucky to take a look at ourselves and our behaviors and the character flaws that keep us from becoming the person we want to...
I Belong to a BROKEN Family

I Belong to a BROKEN Family

I knew they were going to come soon, but I wasn’t excited about getting the official papers.  I had taken my boys on a camp trip and knew that they would probably be there when I returned.  I found myself staying busy with all the unpacking and laundry, trying...
I Had a Plan For Myself and God Disagreed

I Had a Plan For Myself and God Disagreed

I have always been a go-getter. I had a plan for my life and I was determined to do it and do it well, but over and over again in my life God disagreed.  He has a different plan for me and most of the time I don’t like his plan.  I resist and make it difficult...