My #MeToo Story

I have my own #MeToo story. I’m a victim of statutory rape. To those who have met me and don’t know me very well, I come off shy. I didn’t always use to be shy. In elementary school, I had many friends and loved going to school and being around my friends. But something happened … More My #MeToo Story

J*O*Y*

Joy… a simply three letter word. You may have heard of the acrostic: J – Jesus O- others Y- you Such a sweet, inspirational acrostic. Putting Jesus first is what will give us true joy and yet, how many times do we fall prey to our joy being found in other things or other people… … More J*O*Y*

Show Up!

It’s Monday… I went into today with a positive attitude. I was ready to conquer this Monday and not let it get the best of me. Slowly, inch my inch, I let little things creep in. One thing and then another. The “I can do this!” wall that I had built up was starting to … More Show Up!

The Barnabas Award

  I am honored to have been nominated by Lauri at Lauri Hawley for the Barnabas Award! Acts: 11:22-23 “Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch. Who, when he came, and had seen the grace … More The Barnabas Award

Look Up

Fall is slowly creeping into the hot Southern air that has overstayed it’s welcome, at least in this New Englander’s eyes. Fall festivals are in full swing with corn mazes, hay rides, caramel apples, pumpkins and surprise hot air balloon rides. I love unexpected blessings, especially when they come during a hard week that has … More Look Up