In the Eye of the Storm

In the Eye of the Storm

I’ve been thinking about storms a lot lately.  I am in the middle of a storm and every time I read something about storms or sing a worship song or hymn that talks about storms... I take notice.  When I was diagnosed with cancer a storm blew into my life, and it won’t...

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Comfort for My Journey

Comfort for My Journey

Last Friday we meet our oncologist for the first time. (My husband and I refer to her as Monica Lewinsky because ...well...the name just fit).  But she wasn’t a good fit for us  - to say the least. Maybe it was because we didn’t like the excruciating treatment plan...

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Not So Strong

Not So Strong

Oh my gosh.  I am stunned by the beautiful notes, emails, texts, and comments I have received since my last blog.  I am blown away by how many of you visited my last post regarding this cancer journey.  I cannot tell you how deeply it has touched me.  Thank you. But...

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A Better Breakfast

A Better Breakfast

I've been on a mission to eat healthier and exercise more.  Sounds simple - but for me it's not easy.  Anyhow - breakfast is my favorite meal of the day.  I eagerly jump out of bed to start my day with coffee and cream,  (my fit and healthy friends tell me cream is a...

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My Will Be Done

My Will Be Done

Last night I was up in the night praying a particular prayer that I have prayed for a long time.  My part of the dialogue between me and Lord went something like this... "PU-LEEEEZE....please, please, please, Lord.  I am asking for a miracle here. I know that you can...

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Gatekeepers

Gatekeepers

Oh, boy did I wrestle with this blog.  For those of you who are regular followers of my blog, you may have noticed that I got a little out of order on the alphabet.  My blog got hacked and it took me out of the game for a few days and by the time it was all cleaned up...

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When God Suddenly Moves

When God Suddenly Moves

The other day I was talking to a long time friend of mine whose daughter is struggling with some very serious health issues.  She shared about a prayer service that was held at their church and how her daughter now has new peace and fresh hope.  Somewhere in our...

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Getting Your Life Right

Getting Your Life Right

The other night my husband and I were watching an old re-run of Johnny Carson.  For those of you who are of a different generation than me - Johnny Carson was the Jimmy Fallon of my generation.  He had a warm demeanor and quick sense of humor and almost every night we...

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Earnestly Seeking

Earnestly Seeking

There are a few times in my life when I have been absolutely, positively, crystal clear that God has spoken.  I love it when that happens.  Sometimes it's hard to know what God would have me do - or say.  Sometimes it's hard to know how Jesus would handle a...

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