Especially for Single Women

December 7, 2019

So last week, we talked about the fact that not all holidays come with a guaranteed Christmas movie happy ending.   One of the biggest areas where this is true is in the area of relationships.  

Setting aside the fantasy, here’s the truth: no matter what Chr...

November 30, 2019

Starting earlier than ever, it was October 26 when Hallmark started airing original Christmas movies this year.   Even before that, they were rerunning the old ones.  And just like the meme says,
 


Yep, I’m a Hallmark junkie.   I mean how can you not love a m...

November 23, 2019

When you’re worried and you can’t sleep
Count your blessings instead of sheep
And you’ll fall asleep counting your blessings.  
—Cole Porter
White Christmas


If you’ve ever watched the iconic Christmas movie, “White Christmas” you’ll recognize the words to this song.  T...

November 16, 2019

So they’re finally here—the holidays.  First Thanksgiving, then Christmas, finally New Years.  

As we’re approaching what’s called the “most wonderful time of the year”, this article is meant to be a gentle (and perhaps humorous) reminder of the truth that as Chr...

November 9, 2019

It was late at night and everyone else was asleep.  I, once again, was wide awake worrying about an event that was three months away.  

Granted, I’d been stressing about this date on the calendar for weeks until I thought we’d figured out a solution. Tonight, I w...

October 26, 2019

If your timeline is anything like mine, over the past few days it’s been filled with people sharing their thoughts on the topic of women teaching the Bible.   Initially, I wasn’t going to comment (because I’m basically not a joiner).  Then I listened to a video by one...

October 5, 2019

A few weeks ago I sat down to watch one of my favorite news programs.  (Yes, I’m a nerd with a favorite news program—sorry).  Ordinarily, I love this show because it presents the news with a healthy dose of humor, snark, and sarcasm.  (Sarcasm is my love language.)  Se...

September 28, 2019

Her name is Sara.  Growing up, she was our next door neighbor and I don’t remember a time when I didn’t know her.   Throughout her life, she’s held many roles:  nurse, wife, mother, grandmother, even great-grandmother.  She volunteered at the Christian elementary schoo...

September 21, 2019

Jamie and I were driving in the car when a familiar song blasted through the sound system.   It was a golden-oldie from our teen years by one of our favorite groups: DC Talk.   Even though it was a favorite song, on that day, it was sobering to hear the words:...

September 14, 2019

Recently I had the opportunity to spend a little girl time with one of my friends.   Gotta say, it was so nice to have some time to talk about deep things, funny things, and just some plain old girl things.   It was especially nice when my friend offered me a few piece...

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