Super Tuesday: WWJV

It's Super Tuesday and many people feel a little let down by the choices set before them. Many of us are left scratching our heads, asking, "Who would Jesus vote for?" I prayerfully debated between two choices before going to the polls this morning. Both are Christian men, who I…

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…

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…

What Makes A Mother?

Despite having a son for two and a half years, it still catches me off guard when someone wishes me "Happy Mother's Day." Maybe it's because until I had my son, I wasn't even sure if I wanted to be a mother. Or maybe it's because since he's so young…