Countdown to the Road Trip

Countdown to the Road Trip

  Only 10 days until I hit the road on the first Great Girlfriend Adventure!  It seems like only a few weeks ago Melinda and I were talking about a Route 66 adventure, but it was months ago, about ten months ago.   It’s almost surreal that this is all coming...

Flying and Faith

I LOVE to fly —  takeoff is my favorite part. As soon as I hear those jet engines revving, I lean back in the seat, close my eyes and wait.  I wait for the inevitable race down the runway.  Pushed back in my seat by the speed, my heart beats a bit faster as the...
Comparison Breeds Discontent

Comparison Breeds Discontent

  Comparison breeds discontent.  I don’t know if that is a famous quote or just something I’ve heard, either way it is truth. I struggle to make sure I don’t compare myself to other speakers, authors, moms, wives, christians because I will always...

It’s about One and one

Just the other day I asked the question – why do I do what I do?  I loved the responses – both public and private.  It’s a question I continue to ponder and pray over. Today I’m considering this calling to ministry.  And then I get caught up in the comparison trap. ...

Staying out of the Ditch

I recently had the privilege to speak at the church of a dear friend, Kim, and to hang out with her and two other incredible women – Lori and Lavonda.  I was also blessed to meet a host of wonderful women at the women’s event. The topic for the weekend was Journey of...

Old & New Paths

Many of you have heard me talk or read my words about cruising and how much fun I have as a part of the Premier Christian Cruise staff.  I love the work, our customers, my co-workers and cruising.  Contrary to popular belief, I do work while on board the ship and it’s...