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Newspaper Captures Volcano Delays - Tuesday, April 20th 2010 8:59 AM
Our Mission Team made the newspaper!  They have an extended stay in Uganda.  Hmmm.  The Lord is getting more mileage for His money.    I feel strongly...
Africa Mission Trip - Wednesday, April 7th 2010 10:50 PM
My daughter didn't believe me when I told her there was a song about Africa.  She especially didn't believe me, after I tried to sing it for her!  But Dan & Joyce...
Arise! - Sunday, April 4th 2010 12:34 PM
Tax Time - Thursday, March 25th 2010 10:52 PM
When Jesus said, “Give to Caesar what Caesar is due,” do you think He was looking ahead to the future when an economy would be so upside down that our piece of the pie...
Travel Tips - Monday, March 22nd 2010 12:44 AM
The Uganda Team is having a Packing Party next week!  They have school supplies, medical aids and building materials to load up in tubs and suitcases.  Hubby &...
How do your retreat numbers measure up? - Sunday, February 28th 2010 8:39 PM
As I put retreat flyers in our church mailboxes Saturday, I thought about our motives for inviting so many women.  It’s not about the numbers, really.  It’s about...
A New Week, A New Boost for Energy - Monday, February 22nd 2010 1:35 AM
Monday mornings are a big reality check in our house.  My teens may discover that they didn’t get homework done, or enough sleep to function, but they’ll still race...
ESPN & Marriage Fidelity - Saturday, February 20th 2010 12:49 PM
Tiger Woods announced his press conference for Friday, during the World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship.  During the ESPN 10 am show on Thursday,...
Free Coaching Call - Friday, February 19th 2010 4:49 PM
If you're an entrepreneur like me, you LOVE being a small business owner, but aren't so crazy about coming up with and implementing plans for selling your services. It would be...
What does the rain bring? - Monday, February 15th 2010 3:12 AM
What do you get when you cross animation with food?  Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs!  This whimsical movie is packed with food for thought.  Our hero faces...
How to beat Wintertime Blues - Saturday, February 6th 2010 10:02 PM
On those days when the sun hides and the gloom settles in, do you feel the doldrums settle into your attitude, too?  Our area is notorious for Seasonal Affective Disorder...
Clutter, Foolishness & Mayhem - Wednesday, January 27th 2010 11:37 PM
Have you watched Clean House on My Style Network?  It’s the show where the crew comes in to pry clutter away from homeowners, sell it at a garage sale, and use that money...
The Battle for Our Children - Saturday, January 23rd 2010 8:31 PM
Do you struggle with knowing what to do, when your child makes choices that tear you up inside?  I resonate with Lysa's answer, and reminder to suit up for...
What Motivates You? - Monday, January 18th 2010 10:17 PM
For a year, I’ve been involved in a Lose It For Life small group.  The desire to exercise has come and gone.  Eating habits have varied.  But, you know what...
Need a Retreat from Life? - Wednesday, January 13th 2010 3:17 PM
Call a friend!  Friends can bring a respite into your day by affirming this phase of life you’re in and restoring your sense of humor.  Who doesn’t need to take...
What Writers’ Retreat would you attend if you had $1,000.00 to spend? - Saturday, January 9th 2010 1:23 PM
Writers’ Conferences happen all over the country, through every season.  But the time to start planning your trip begins now.  Hypothetically speaking, imagine your...
We are not home yet - Friday, January 8th 2010 9:59 PM
“What is home?” Our class had a variety of answers; places remembered from the past, or an ideal set apart for our families.  But all I could think about was a...
What would you do? - Sunday, December 27th 2009 8:27 PM
 What would you do, if you really knew you were loved?  What dreams would you pursue?  What goals would you set? If love were the wind in your sails, you could...
Wishing for a Snow Day - Thursday, December 10th 2009 11:16 AM
When you were a kid, did you long for a day off from school?  That unexpected, mini-vacation that was a gift because the temperatures dropped and the skies opened up? ...
Who has time for a holiday? - Tuesday, November 24th 2009 8:18 PM
Can you smell the aroma of pies coming from my house?  My daughter and her friend decided to make pecan pie tonight, one of Anna’s favorites.  When I got home from...
We’re going to State! - Saturday, November 21st 2009 11:25 PM
Our High School football team has dominated their class.  Last Saturday, they won the Western Regional Championship.  Today they took the NYSPHSAA Semi-Finals with a...
A Christmas Miracles Blog Tour - Sunday, November 15th 2009 2:44 PM
Award-winning writer Cecil Murphey is the author or co-author of 114 published books, including the NY Times bestseller 90 Minutes in Heaven (with Don...
8 Ways to Increase Mom-Time! - Monday, October 26th 2009 10:37 PM
Surveying the moms at a recent MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) talk, the overwhelming top response was the need for moms to have more time for themselves!  Don’t you know...
What I Learned From Limits - Saturday, October 10th 2009 5:31 PM
I seem to think I have unlimited time for all of the projects I want to pursue.  It shows up in the form of over-commitment, burnout and just plain stress.  If I were...
Is your child a follower or a leader? - Monday, October 5th 2009 12:09 AM
How do you cultivate a leader at home?  As I watch the way parents nurture their children’s personalities, I am beginning to understand the importance of exposing...