Finding Your Purpose

I was chatting with one of my favorite humans the other night about a new book idea. Half way through my ten point outline, her face lit up, she grabbed her phone and started scrolling through her photos to find this picture: She and I have had multiple conversations over …

The Problem with Step Skipping and Route Shortening

I am a “cut to the chase” kind of girl. I take the shortest route and find the end as quickly and efficiently as possible. If I can skip a step or two and come to a viable conclusion—perfect! Done. But, what if step skipping and route shortening bypasses crucial character …

Blessing Delayers

I’m a time waster. I know what you’re thinking-Facebook. No, it’s not Facebook. I’ve found that staying out of the loop makes me happy. Especially during this election season. sheesh! I waste time actively mistrusting God. It’s a hard thing to admit…but, it’s true. I love God. I know He …

Painting Rocks for Pennies

I love rocks. Always have. When I was eightish, a neighbor friend and I gathered a bunch of rocks, painted them, and sold them door to door for a quarter. We did surprisingly well. Well enough to buy some candy from Pauley’s Grocery Store. Definitely a better outcome than when I …