OK God, What Am I Here For?

[caption id="attachment_1022" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Via: whenigrowupcoach.com[/caption] Regardless of your race, gender, age, location, personality, occupation, NCAA allegiance, or any other defining factor, all Christians have one thing in common. We want to know why God put us on this Earth. Of course the short and always right answer would be…

Words to Live By

Tonight at church our women's group took turns each sharing our favorite Bible verse. I have a lot of special verses that mean a lot to me but I chose to share Psalm 139:14: "I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know…

Forgiving My Father

You never forget receiving shocking news, and the details of the day often stick with you as clearly as the news itself. I distinctly remember standing in the park, watching my boyfriend (now husband) play baseball. My walkie-talkie sized Nokia rang and a funny number showed up. I answered it…

Conservative Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem: Sieze the day! We've all heard it, said it, and read it. It's known as living in the moment, worrying only about the day, etc. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary describes it as "the enjoyment of the pleasures of the moment without concern for the future." Even the Bible instructs…