SO many needs right now

I have SO many urgent prayer requests around me right now. If you’re someone who prays, will you join me? A friend’s brother went hiking in TN last Monday and is still missing. He’s been gone a week now. They found his dog but not him. Please pray...

25 Years and Counting!

My husband loves me. I’d hoped we would spend our silver anniversary doing something amazing. A long dreamed about trip. Amazing food. Meaningful gifts. And SOME of that’s happening in this doggone-it’s-still-covid year. The travel though . . . I...

The Best Christmas Gift–Being Heard

I have a December birthday. Everyone who has a December birthday knows what that means . . . combo birthday/Christmas presents. Normally, this is NOT something to be preferred. My niece’s birthday is one week before Christmas and she fully expects to celebrate...

Hugging Dad for the Last Time

One year ago today I hugged Dad for the last time. Of course, I didn’t know that. We so rarely recognize last times when they come. Which is good, I think. And while I wasn’t expecting that hug to be the last, Dad’s progressing Parkinson’s made...