Posts Tagged: Thanking God

Why Jesus Wept

12Jun2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

I just read the neatest thing, an insight I’d never considered before, concerning the shortest verse in the bible: “Jesus wept”. Could it be that He wept because he knew so well what he was asking Lazarus to give up? Lazarus had enjoyed four days in heaven before Jesus raised him from the dead…four days… Read more »

Never Give Up

30Mar2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

On April 11, when The Real Housewives of Dallas premieres on BravoTV, I’m going to have the thrill of witnessing a friend’s dream come true. I first met Tiffany Hendra almost ten years ago, when she was working as a costume manager for Muse of Fire and my nervous self went out to Hollywood to… Read more »

Saying Yes to November

2Nov2015 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Ah, November, my favorite month! You returned. Want to hear why I’m happy you’re back? You provide a peaceful pause between hectic Halloween and crazy Christmas. Your theme centers around thankfulness and gratitude–something we could all stand to be more mindful of. Here in Georgia, you gift us with fall leaves hitting their peak of… Read more »

Waiting on the World to Change

29Oct2015 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

So today, I’m sitting at the top of the exit ramp, waiting to turn left and go home, and this song comes on the radio. It’s a really long traffic light sometimes and it starts to sprinkle rain. It feels like we’re sitting there forever. But I like this song, so it’s all good. I… Read more »

What I Didn’t Know About Uganda

12Oct2015 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

You’re not supposed to live in American abundance and miss a third-world country, are you? But oh, Uganda–how I miss you. If you followed our 2014 journey there to adopt our daughter, Violet, you’re probably snickering because you still remember all my whining and bellyaching over how homesick I was. No doubt, I experienced moments… Read more »