Fear or Faith?

I invited my friend, Shirley Mewhinney, to share her recent experiencesduring the unexpected crisis that has rocked our world. There isn’t a better message for our world today than Gail’s blog title, Live Above Fear! In our private times, and even in public, most of us are experiencing moments of fear...

LIVE ABOVE FEAR

My blog is a safe place to think, feel, and be honest about loss and life, fear and freedom. I'm looking forward to sharing our struggles and sorrows with one another, as well as the victories God gives us on our new path of freedom. Fear often grips me, blocking...

The Downside of People Pleasing

I still struggle with what people think of me. Proof surfaced during the opening night of the annual Word Weavers retreat in Leesburg, Florida. We were asked to dress as our favorite detective to coincide with the theme: Your Identity as Writers. I chose Miss Marple, the unexpected detective...

Man at the Sea

He sat in stillness, as if mesmerized by the crashing waves in front of him. “Mind if I take your picture?” I ventured. After his consent for a photo shoot, I asked him the standard beach-side question, “Where’re you from?” “I live here and usually come once a day....