Ponderings, Prayers

On Taking Stands and Sides in Our Stories…

If I must choose to take a stand, may it be for Jesus only. If I must choose to kneel, may it be at the foot of His Cross. If I must choose to lock arms, may it be with His Arms alone as I bear my own cross. And, if I must choose to… Continue reading On Taking Stands and Sides in Our Stories…

Ponderings

I AM and Stories That Get Stuck

So, just to fill you in… I’ve felt real stuck lately. Stuck and suffocated by the same old fears and worries and broken. Even some newer ones. And oh, how my faith is weak. Simply putting on a smile is hard some days. And, when you know Jesus calls you to a life of thankfulness… Continue reading I AM and Stories That Get Stuck

Ponderings

Cel-ehh-brate Good Times (Corn Dogs and Rue Dogs), C’mon!

Y’all… it’s March 18 and as promised, we're gonna celebrate! Yep. Today we are celebrating dogs - of both the corn and the K9 variety. (See, About and Connecting One Free Thing to Another for any confusion on this matter. If you're still confused, just know I'm in love with each, both equally and inexplicably.) I hope you’re… Continue reading Cel-ehh-brate Good Times (Corn Dogs and Rue Dogs), C’mon!

Ponderings

Broken, Yet Brave Stories

So, I’m just gonna come right out and say it. These last few days have been hard. Like, wanna cry buckets of tears hard. Fearfully mad, sad, frustrated, overwhelmed and tired tears. Not really for any one reason, but for many that just feel tear worthy.  It’s one of those points in a story you… Continue reading Broken, Yet Brave Stories