Being Real, Health, Teaching

Freedom in Vulnerability

  Some Vulnerable Moments When I cross the threshold of an airplane and see the five-inch-wide tube I’m climbing in, there is a moment of “heck no!” and I wonder if anyone else thinks about the fact that we are getting in a can to fly 35,000 feet up in the sky. I used to live on a two lane…

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Being Real, Holy Spirit, Teaching

Wanting a Pacifier God

“She’s lost her paci again.” These words have been uttered who knows how many times in all the years we’ve been raising kids. The never-ending hunt for a paci plagues most parents with babies who love those darling, wonderful peace-saving pieces of rubber! Whoever invented the paci should get a Nobel Peace Prize, or at least a firm slap on the back.…

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Family, Teaching

D6 Main Speaker Tidbits…. Come on, read them.

Conferences. You love them or hate them. But regardless, there is always something you can walk away with. A nugget. A gem. An “oh” that makes you sit for a minute and think about it. That happened at the D6 Family Conference in Louisville, KY… a few times (which, buy the way, is a beautiful drive up from Nashville at…

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Teaching

Hello! Back from Crazy Town!

A new post. Three months have passed. Eight before the last one. Why? I was crazy. Well, maybe not crazy, but I was a far cry from myself. The move to Nashville in October of 2011 was not at all what I expected. It took about two years of unfolding of my plan to realize that God is actually in…

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Holy Spirit, Teaching

The Answer to How To Hear God

If you didn’t read yesterday’s post of 4 Simple Steps to Know the Will of God, please slide down and do that real quick. Knowing God’s will has been difficult for me at times, and at other times, something I just “knew.” There is the big teaching on God’s permissive will, His will for the Church as a whole, His…

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Holy Spirit, Teaching

4 “Simple” Steps to Know the Will of God

I tweeted Knowing the will of God is in direct correlation to knowing and living by the Spirit of God. Cannot have one without the other. I personally have whined over and over about wanting to know the will of God. There are a couple of places in Scripture where it out-right says what His will is. Wanna see? M’kay……

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