Category: forgiveness

Sinners and Saints—Revisiting a Quote

Years ago I used a quote from Oscar Wilde’s, every sinner has a future and every saint has a past. While I’ve long ago forgotten…

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A Special Time of Year

Autumn is my favorite season for several reasons. Mostly because it was my dad’s favorite, too. Not only was his birthday in September, but Hunting…

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Challenged to Do What’s Right on Mother’s Day

Picking the perfect Mother’s Day card has always been a challenge for me.  I can spend hours at the card shop reading sentiments like You’ve been…

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Celebrating Les Green and Mourning My Temporary Loss

Every day counts and I’ve never felt that as poignantly as I did this past week. I found out about the death of my cousin,…

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This is Because of You, Aunt Opal

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Hebrews 11:1 (KJV) For those of you that read Michelle…

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Book Review, Red Pen Redemption by Lori Roeleveld

Would you be bold enough to challenge God with your life? Helen Bancroft did in Lori Roeleveld’s, Red Pen Redemption. It’s a story of Helen’s…

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When Making Amends Isn’t Enough

I felt the clamminess of my palms as I rang her doorbell. She and I had been friends years ago, but the choices I had…

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Discovering Freedom in All the Things You’re Not

Having trouble wearing all the hats you own? Lori Roelveld’s blog hit me right between the eyes.  She offered that maybe I should sell some…

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What Fills Your Cup?

We are what we eat and drink. Maybe not spaghetti or iced tea, but we are what we take in. What do you hunger for,…

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Writer, Know Thyself

Southern Writer’s Magazine contacted me a few months ago and asked if I’d be interested in writing a post in their Southern Writer’s blog, Suite…

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