humility

blind…

When I was growing up, I thought there was only one kind of blindness: the kind that causes a physical impairment of the eyes. Until recently, I didn’t understand that there was a different type of blindness: the kind that causes an impairment of the heart and soul. Spiritual blindness. Those people who cannot see…

the post about bread…

I love bread. I miss eating good bread (thank you, gluten intolerance). I wish I could go back to when I was a kid and bread was a staple at the dinner table – when it was considered necessary and nutritional. And I could eat it without feeling sick. These days, bread is classified as…

our summer of miracles…

So far most of my blog posts have been pretty… real. raw. revealing. I’ve had the opportunity to share how God is working on me; using his Word to gently and carefully prune me. (I’m a definite work in progress; a sinner saved by grace). I’ve been thinking this week about how thankful I am…

the real story…

In my last blog about humility, I totally glossed over how the reading the Word has changed me. I said, “It brought me back to life. It filled me up. It changed my whole countenance. It showed me where my weak areas were. It gave me a deep awe and appreciation for God’s love. It softened my…

isn’t it ironic…

So… I’m writing this book. It’s about my story, but it’s also about what I have learned, and what can be done to avoid making the same mistakes I made. If you haven’t heard my story, read my post titled: “scars.” To write the book, I have been poring over scripture like a madwoman, researching…