Category Archives: Relationships

Love is…

I just finished reading The Family of Jesus by Karen Kingsbury. It’s a Bible study that looks at six members of Jesus’s family – Joseph, Zechariah, Elizabeth, John the Baptist, Jesus’s brother James, and Jesus’s mother Mary. Kingsbury combines Biblical … Continue reading

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The rest of the story

I recently heard the sequel to a story I didn’t know had a part two. Part one goes something like this… I was helping with my youngest daughter’s Friendship Party at her school on the day before Valentine’s. A dad … Continue reading

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Joy in the journey

One of my closest friends left yesterday. Her husband took a three-year assignment in Australia. *Sigh* To make matters worse, our kids are good friends. *Double sigh* We’ve shed more than a few tears at our house over their leaving. … Continue reading

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The gift of love

My husband’s grandparents live in the country, about halfway between Dallas and Houston. They have their share of health problems, so I was surprised to learn that my grandfather-in-law hopped in his truck and headed an hour away to Bryan-College … Continue reading

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So very blessed

Happy (belated) Mother’s Day! There were many moments this past weekend that opened my eyes to just how very blessed I am. My girls are 9 and 6 now, old enough to catch a glimpse of the people they are … Continue reading

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A page is turned

We experienced extended family drama over Thanksgiving, and I crumbled. Completely came undone. I lost my smile. My youngest daughter was quick to pick up on the shift, the altered mood in our house. “Mommy, you don’t look very happy.” … Continue reading

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Don’t miss the miracles

OK, friends…I’m back. And although I’ve been on a blogging break, life hasn’t taken a break. The ups, the downs, the joys, the sorrows…all rolled into the past four months. The best news? God has been – and continues to … Continue reading

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