Glass and a Hike to Reconnect with My Maker

Glass and a Hike to Reconnect with My Maker

Years ago I believed that being angry with God was pretty purposeless.  Why would I yell at the one person that I truly believed could make things better?   My beliefs even went so far as to think that if I was angry at God he would likely punish me, and then I would...
$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...
A Letter: To All The Women Who Had An Affair With My Husband

A Letter: To All The Women Who Had An Affair With My Husband

Dear ___________: When I first found out about you, my heart broke. Why would you sleep with my husband? Was it because of lies that he told you about me?  Did he play a victim?  What could he have possibly told you that made you forget that I was a person?  How did...
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...