In case you hadn’t noticed I added a new category above: Mentoring. Recently I started meeting -in person- a wonderful young lady we’ll call T. She was a freshman in one of my on campus Bible studies way back in the day. I’m talkin’ 2004, y’all. She’s a beautiful soul. Additionally, I am also beginning […]
Making Lemonade or Excuses?
After it’s all said and done, I’ll be with Jesus. After I have all these shiny daubles and red-bottomed shoes, I’ll be with Jesus. After I pour out my life as a drink offering, I’ll be with Jesus… You can read the rest of my Five Minute Friday post over on my patheos blog. ~ […]
Minister Mama No More
When Jesus Journaled About Me, Here’s What He Said
Let’s face it, y’all. It’s easier for us to believe that God is a pissed-off, hot-tempered, sandwich-board-wearing fire-bringer than a kind, compassionate, slow-to-anger, grace-bringer. This morning I was trolling through an old journal and I found an interesting entry I wrote this past February. At the time, I was attending a Spiritual Formation retreat with […]
The One in Which My Mouth was Wide Open Because I Witnessed a Miracle (and you can too)!
Back in 1996, at the ripe impressionable age of 19 I went to a large missions conference with 19,000 other college & University students from across the globe. One night, a speaker named T.V. Thomas was having a hard time talking. His voice was raspy and was catching every 3 words. It was painful to […]
My Instagram(ed) life… On Mother’s Day at our Church they lined the walls with paper for kids (or anyone) to spend some time drawing, writing or doodling out prayers to God… …R1 drew this picture of a boat with the cross of Jesus on it. It’s in the water. There’s an additional boat with a […]