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SEPTEMBER 16, 2013  

I FORGET. One of the great things about my beautiful mind is that I have the ability to watch the same movies. hear the same jokes, read the same books and study the same chapters of scripture over and over again, and it is always fresh.  (my children will tell you, I forget stuff )   So this morning I am cruising through 2 chronicles 26, so encouraged by this teenage king Uzziah who follows in the footsteps of his faithful dad king.   Then I read,  “ as long as he sought the Lord, God gave him success.”  I should have caught the foreshadowing there.    The kid is an excellent manager, wins the hearts of warriors and fathers...

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AUGUST 6, 2011 

DIE WELL IT OCCURS TO ME THAT THERE IS A CALL TO DIE THAT IS GOOD .  and a  call to die that is bad. and that it is really time for me to know the difference. The beloved tension of     “I have been crucified with Christ” and  ” I have come that you might have Life and it more Abundantly“ so  which is it?    die or live big? Early in my walk i learned the beauty of  “to die”.  The above verse my life verse …”I have been crucified with Christ, I no longer live…”  From my early years as a follower, it has been  my mantra whenever things don’t go the way i want them to....

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Origin Story

During my first trip to Haiti, nearly ten years ago now,  my heart was forever changed when a young mother begged us to take her baby...

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