Do I Care if There is No Heaven?

I know…I know. I said that I wasn’t going to get “heavy”…but sometimes I just can’t help myself. I have been considering deep questions presented to me earlier this week…Then I woke up this morning with this song in my head…and the two seemed to go together. OK…lighter fare will be on the menu tomorrow.…

You are Beautiful…That is What They Will Say

Do you ever get immediate confirmation that you are not crazy? It is good to get confirmation that you are not crazy! Or do you ever get immediate confirmation that you are “on the right track”? You ask for a sign, “Is what I am doing what I should be doing?”…and “Voila!”…there you have it…your…

Jealousy is Not a Tasty Treat

I had an important realization Sunday afternoon. I was driving down the road thinking about the spot-on amazing sermon that I heard in the morning… and the wonderful words of encouragement spoken by Jen Hatmaker on Friday night and Saturday morning at a Women’s conference I attended. And I was thinking about how my friend…

So Many Goodies! (Please Take One!)

This weekend I felt like a little kid at a candy store. You don’t need to be rude and remind me that I am not a kid. I am old. I wasn’t at a candy store either. Everybody likes to go to a candy store! I was at a place that many people would probably…

Paths of Light, Love and Life…(Notice I Said “Paths”?)

Picture with me a few images…  a “mash-up” of views from Western North Carolina and East Tennessee where I was last week. Stand with me on a high hill top: Purple red-buds…shades of pale green leaves….dog wood trees, white and pink… bright green grass…. daffodils, tulips, forsythia and phlox more brilliant than a new box of…

Warning!!! Get Out! … of the Grave

“Iraqi forensic teams in the newly recaptured city of Tikrit have started exhuming bodies (around 1, 700 soldiers) from mass graves believed to contain some of the hundreds of soldiers killed by Islamic State militants last year, a government spokesman said Tuesday. Later, the Islamic State group posted graphic images online that appeared to show…

The Possible Paths From Here…

Friend: “There is going to be a blood moon tomorrow morning…the 3rd of 4.” Me: “Yes. What do you think about that?” Friend: “Read an article and some Christians think it’s a sign of the second coming.” This was part of a text conversation that I had yesterday with my friend Joy. She is at…