The Power of One

I’m FINALLY reading this book!  I mean even on the cover it proclaims boldly that it is “The Classic Novel of South Africa.”  So, really, it shouldn’t have taken me this long, but at least I’m reading it now!  Besides the imagery that captures my heart and transports me “home,” I love that the story … Continue reading The Power of One


I love quotes. I love how they challenge me. make me think. cause me to stop. inspire me. spur me on. give me hope. encourage. have me saying a big me too. speak life. bring joy. and are just fun. I also tend to collect them and like to use them randomly so a spot … Continue reading Quotable

9000 miles

I’ve read before that home will always be the place for which you feel the deepest affection for, no matter where you are.  I’m feeling this so much right now.  I may be in the town I grew up and the place that much of my family lives.  But, home seems so far away.  9000 … Continue reading 9000 miles


Psalm 30:5 “Weeping may last for the night, But a shout of JOY comes in the morning.” He is all my hope and stay. but this war brings me to my knees.  But where my shepherd leads, where else can I go. Who else fills my cup ’til it overflows.  To the solid rock I … Continue reading Thankful


“I have you in my heart.” Philippians 1:7 Forgive the lack of blogging…I kept going to blog, but then getting distracted or falling asleep.  Oops!  Here’s a quick recap of the week: last staff meeting of the year, talking with some lovely ladies, binding and more binding (woot! leadership summit books to impact lots of … Continue reading Pray!