BE STILL!

Have you ever tried to have a meaningful conversation with a teenager when he's in a room full of friends with the television going on and he's texting someone? Or a toddler who has a room full of toys before her and a Disney movie on the television? It's nearly impossible. You may get grunts and head shakes at the appropriate times, but what are they really grasping? And if they convey anything in return, other than a grunt, does it make any sense to the conversation? Now, is it any wonder people are always saying God never speaks to them? God [...]

By |2015-03-04T08:18:06-05:00March 4th, 2015|Christ Follower, Women, Young Adult|2 Comments

Who do you sound like?

Have you seen this sign? I had to laugh out loud when I first came across it, because it is so true. There are times, usually when parenting one of my children, when I open my mouth and my mother travels 346 miles in seconds and comes out of my mouth. Not only do I speak her words, but I do so with her mannerisms and tone. It was freaking the first time it happened. I honestly stood there stunned, thinking, I know she's not here, but I swear it sounded like her. The older I get, the more I start [...]

By |2014-03-18T07:40:34-04:00March 18th, 2014|Christ Follower, Women, Young Adult|0 Comments

Do you hear that?

What sound do you wake up to in the morning? Is it the annoying beep, beep, beep of an alarm clock?  I HATE that sound.  It honestly effects me like the sound of fingernails down a chalkboard.  In fact, a local radio station ran a commercial for a while with the beeping sound of an alarm clock in it and I'd change the station when that commercial came on so I didn't have to listen to it. This morning, I woke to the sound of birds chirping all around.  I came into my office and heard even more birds serenading [...]

By |2013-05-02T07:10:28-04:00May 2nd, 2013|Christ Follower, Women, Young Adult|0 Comments
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