My Mom Chose Life

I heard a story about a 19 year old college girl who had all her plans laid out before her. She came from Seadrift, a small fisherman town on the Texas coast. She was the youngest of three, born to a Preacher and his wife. When she made the move from small town to “big…

Mr Softee

I could hear the jingle echoing loudly from the ice cream truck strolling down our neighborhood. What is it about the ice cream truck that gets kids and even adults so giddy and excited? It’s super-cool! My 5 year old runs in the house searching for some dollars. He knows he has to be super…

My Favorite Thank You

I posted thank you’s not too long ago from the shower and a few weeks ago, Mercy sent me her thank you with the subject line of, “Is it too late to send this?” She had typed it up on her phone because she doesn’t have a computer and it was all attachments of a…

Bowing in the Battle

Are you in the midst of a battle?  If so, you are NOT alone!  Do you feel like you’re getting beaten and pressed from every side?  Do you feel like you are “dying” from the pain of your current circumstances?  If so, I have great news for you! There is rest for those on the…

Grace Without Limits

“I’m sorry. Since you are pregnant, I cannot bless your marriage nor officiate your wedding.”  These are not words you would want to hear from your mentor/pastor … the person you look up to the most. But these are the words we heard when my husband approached his life-long mentor who was a pastor of…