A Really Full Life

  Do You Hear What I Hear? A couple of weeks ago I began practicing for a Christmas program with a group of people from church. How hard could this be,...

I hate it when life goes from Technicolor to black and white and icky feelings creep into my heart. They’ve usually hitched a ride on unkind thoughts spawned of misunderstandings, less...

  Under the dark shadow of a tree called envy distorted all things will appear lines and contours grotesquely twisted the horizon stands up on its ear   The world and...

A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. Brendan Francis   How well do you know your husband? This year we’ll celebrate our 30th anniversary...

What to wear for Thanksgiving? When I was a kid we all wore our best for Holiday events like Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner. It was part of the tradition that made...

A lie is a cage made of words.   And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. John 8:32   The lies we believe imprison us,...

I’ve had this little saying on a post-it note hanging on the bottom of my iMac for about 6 months.   It’s a little reminder that life is about the everyday....

Lists. Somedays they litter my house, car, and purse like crumpled peanut bags at the Ballpark. I love making lists. A list gets stuff out of my head and into the...

How do you know if you’ve lived, loved, and mattered? Can you cobble together a definition of what living means to you? It has to be more than a heartbeat and...

I’ve been thinking for several weeks about what to get my mom for Mother’s Day. She has everything she needs, but the point of the gift is to say something about...