Quoted: Speaking

Saw this on someone’s status and had to post…I have witness and experienced too much hurt (often unintentional) especially by Christians. These principles are SCRIPTURAL! “Before you pass along information or comments about someone else, let it first pass through four gates for approval. If all four give you a green light, share it without […]

Should I Just Quit?

There are so many days when I review my thoughts, my actions, my behavior, and I just want to quit. Quit talking, quit acting so terribly. I think sometimes that it would be better for the sake of Christ if I would just quit. Yet, God wants me here. He wants me talking, thanking, acting, […]

Moving Daze & Grieving the Spirit

I am appalled at how disconnected I have been to my blog over the last 6 weeks—I have missed my outlet. Life has been far from normal, routine, and barely manageable; that is certain! In the last month and a half we have moved out of our apartment, put many books and belongings into storage, […]

Don’t Wait!

I have been following Jeremy Camp since I was in high school, before he was anything big in the Christian music arena.  I loved his testimony and how authentic his lyrics were.  I was pleased to come across Adie Camp’s (Jeremy Camp‘s wife, formerly with The Benjamin Gate) recent release, and to listen to a […]


The following verse has always stood out to me, and I think I understand it better after having gone through the past few weeks of our life.  (Another story for another post)  This passage comes after Christ was born… Luke 2:19 “But Mary kept all these things and pondered them in her heart.” The Greek […]

Hodge Podge

Just a hodge podge of thought on recent life… Believer’s lives should be reminiscent of that obnoxious, loud, yet successful street-side promotional announcer: a constant, boisterous declaration of their God in all His sufficiency & glory!  What a humbling thought when the Lord allowed me to visualize myself with a megaphone, and truly how few […]