Rotten Apples

(Just curious…When is the last time Apple Support actually fixed your problem?) A few days ago, I reluctantly connected with Apple Support to address a series of annoying issues my laptop was experiencing. I say reluctantly, because I know what I’m about to face: a super long phone call with someone working from home who…

Are you staying behind or going forward?

I googled “one foot in the boat,” clicked on images and there she was..my sister! Well, not in person, but a painting that was a 100% accurate representation of the situation she found herself in years ago.  I remember the scene as if it was yesterday.  I had already jumped into our little dinghy and…

The power & consequences of your FIRST FIVE choices of the day.

  I am convinced that the first five choices we make in the morning have the ability to set the tone for the entire day.   I’m not talking about automatic habits like having a cup of coffee, I’m referring to: Physical Spiritual Emotional  and Relational decisions we make after waking up. Do we choose…

My favorite things..

are old and worn.. My go-to jeans with thinning white knees, my bible with its taped on cover and  fragile pages, my moccasins with holes at the toes. Wear is symbolic.. of being valued and well loved. I once had an old house coat that had been washed so often the butterflies printed on it…