You Can’t Always Get What You Want

[caption id="attachment_1079" align="alignleft" width="299"] Via: dirtyandthirty.com[/caption] Donald Trump is perhaps the most controversial president to date, and he knows that many people don't like him. That's why it was interesting and amusing when he chose to play The Rolling Stones' "You Can't Always Get What You Want" as his theme song.…

Preparing for Battle

[caption id="attachment_1003" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Via: warroomthemovie.com[/caption] I admit I'm a little late, but I finally saw War Room for the first time last night. It was a really good movie, not just for the message but surprisingly for the acting and story too. I was proud of my girl Priscilla Shirer,…

Saving Lives in Tuscaloosa

While many women look forward to celebrating Mother’s Day with their children and many soon-to-be moms anticipate holding their babies in the coming months, not all women are excited about motherhood. Some are scared, alone, and wondering how they can raise a child. Enter Sav-A-Life, a non-profit organization committed to…

Santa Baby

Christmas is coming and two words are heard in every home: Santa Claus. Hopefully "Baby Jesus" is also heard in many homes, but sadly apart from church and individual households, these words are not as advertised as the jolly old dude in red duds. I have never told my three-year-old…

Y’all Need Jesus

[caption id="attachment_837" align="alignleft" width="300"] You definitely "need Jesus" with two kids[/caption] I honestly don't see how people get through everyday life without Jesus. If I did not have the grace of God working in my life to give me patience and compassion when needed, I would have a total meltdown…

It’s All in Your Perspective

[caption id="attachment_832" align="alignleft" width="300"] Blakely's first "selfie" with big brother Lane and Mama[/caption] Thanksgiving was a little different for my family this year. OK, it was a lot different. My sister stopped by and picked up our 3-year-old son to go have lunch at my mom's house, as we do…

America’s Fading Glory

At a time when we all should celebrate our independence and enjoy the freedoms of living in America, my mind is filled with fear. I have not felt such a fear for our nation since my Freshman year in college when 9/11 hit our country. The difference is that terrorists…