Life Lessons

Perspective

Few things change a person’s perspective more than participating in a mission’s trip. We live out of our comfort zone while sharing life with strangers.  Traveling, we experience a new culture, environment and values with […] Read More

The Battle Plan

Home alone, I was awakened at 10:30pm by someone pounding on my front door. Instantly upset at the rudeness, I peered through the peep hole. Standing there was a stranger! Trying to disguise my voice […] Read More

I Am Sorry, Will You Forgive Me?

Betrayal causes the heart to close up and lock its doors. Being betrayed is one of life’s most painful experiences. The healing can take years to cure, yet for some the heartbreak is terminal. The […] Read More

A Changed View

Exhausted, I laid down to take a five minute nap yet it turned into a thirty minute nap. Sitting up I couldn’t focus. Things across the room were blurry. Reaching to rub my eyes I […] Read More

Replanted

A person reaps what they sow. If you plant an apple seed you get an apple tree. If you plant an avocado seed, you get an avocado tree. If you plant a lemon seed you […] Read More

Volcanic Emotions

A note of caution before you read this story. I am going to be very honest with you. You may not like or respect me after I share my feelings. People ask me how and why […] Read More

Flare Ups

Can I be honest with you? I’ve been deeply hurt by someone and highly offended. Just when I think I can let it go another flare up occurs. The anger, the hurt and the tears […] Read More

Finding Hidden Treasure

Why does it seem like treasure is usually hidden? It’s either behind locked doors or buried deep. It takes hard work and many steps or lessons to learn along the way before it’s found. I’ve […] Read More