Show me your ways, Lord,
teach me your paths.
Psalm 25:4

When An Ordinary Mom Raises a Pastor Son

There's A New Church In Town

Happy New Year! My favorite holiday of all. The day my life changed forever, after I answered a pastor's call to kneel by my pew... read more.

Posted on 29 December, 2017 in New Beginnings

Shine Like A Star

No Grumbling Allowed

Do all things without grumbling and complaining.   These words, running through my sleepy brain, seemed to shout, Wake Up!   I rolled on my side, trying to fall... read more.

Posted on 7 November, 2017 in Learning to Walk in the Truth of God's Word

Shine Like A Star
When I Fully Trust In Him

I Am Not Afraid Anymore

Recently, I shared a blog post titled, "Tragic." I completely resonated with the blogger's story of fear which would creep in, grab hold of her,... read more.

Posted on 10 October, 2017 in Learning to Walk in Victory Over Fears and Foes

Turning 58

My Birthday/Blog-iversary Wish

What do you want for your birthday?” This is the question my dear husband has asked me all summer.   The man already took me to Palm... read more.

Posted on 22 August, 2017 in Growing Older

Turning 58
A Window Into A Mother's Heart

21 Prayers For Our Teenagers and Prodigals

"I have been driven many times upon my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had no where else to go. My own wisdom and... read more.

Posted on 23 July, 2017 in Learning to Walk in the Practice and Power of Prayer

When Our Bible Reading Time Grows Stale

Keeping It Fresh

Can I be honest with you? My daily Bible reading times have become stale. Not because God's Word has lost it's oomph! No, not at... read more.

Posted on 12 July, 2017 in Learning to Walk in the Truth of God's Word

When Our Bible Reading Time Grows Stale
Make Every Effort To...

Remember These Things

Did you know God's Word promises that we have everything we need to live a godly life?     Well, it's true! This amazing promise was proclaimed to... read more.

Posted on 21 May, 2017 in Learning to Walk in the Truth of God's Word

Just A Few Thoughts

R E S P E C T

This is definitely not my normal post. However, two months ago, I received this private message, "Hello Cathy. I wanted to know have you written... read more.

Posted on 18 May, 2017 in Learning to Walk in the Truth of God's Word

Just A Few Thoughts
Dreams Really Do Come True

Dearest One, May I Just Encourage You to Never Give Up

Last month, when I wrote about my trip to Canada for a Writer's Bootcamp, I left out a few very important details.   At the end of our... read more.

Posted on 11 May, 2017 in Waiting on God

Hard, Yet Good; Wild, Yet Wonderful

When God Leads You WAY Out Of Your Comfort Zone

Recently, I traveled to Canada. So, people keep asking me, "How was your trip?"   Quite honestly, I tell them, "It was hard and good. It was... read more.

Posted on 12 April, 2017 in Stories of Courage

Hard, Yet Good; Wild, Yet Wonderful