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Monday, October 23, 2017

Courage in the face of Criticism

I hate criticism. It can send me spiraling. Especially if I am being criticized about something I already beat myself up over.   When people criticize me, my first reaction is to talk them out of it. Tell them why they are oh, so wrong about me.   I will chew and stew and argue. Like a lawyer, I want to build a solid case. I want to...

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Monday, October 16, 2017

In search of courage.

Courage is not something I used to think about in my everyday life. I’ve held the word “courage” at arm’s length. Far away from silly ol’ me, anyway. Because “courage” doesn’t seem like a word I deserve to apply. Nothing in my cushy life can compare to the efforts of our military, firemen, first responders, law enforcement, doctors, nurses and all the other professional brave...

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Sunday Reflection: What matters most this week?

Last week was super hard for me. I had to make a decision that felt like it broke my heart. It was one I’d been praying about. One I’d been walking toward for a while. A chapter that needed an ending. So a new chapter can begin. It was painful, yet perfect, really. Just what I needed to do for so, so...

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Jack-assery in the christian faith and how we change it.

Most of our inboxes are stuffed fuller than Sofia Vergara’s dresses. I haven’t dropped in to your’s since early September. I know many of us have way too much going on to stop and read all our emails. But what if we could watch them?   Yes. I’m late to the video party. YouTube and Facebook have known for a long time that...

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