Humans. We're all flawed, and in fact, we're all fatal. We're deadly to our surroundings. Obviously, as there are ample examples, we are deadly to our environment. We're consuming and destroying at an unbelievable pace. We're deadly to the people around us with our selfishness. We're deadly to them by killing the earth that we… Continue reading Flawed & Fatal
Warning: I think this will be a long post, but I'm really hoping that it will be worth your time to journey with me. Inspired by the last post, thanks to Dallas Clayton, here are my thoughts on why I (want to) write. At some point during this fantastic friend and family filled weekend, I… Continue reading Why I Write. (Part Two)
Freedom has never been free. And it was given to us exactly the way we need it by Jesus. But, in the name of freedom, we fight wars for oil. We fight wars for weapons we've sold. We fight wars for lies we've been told. As a people, we buy into the lies that we're being… Continue reading Freedom
Last night, I watched "Blood Diamond" (about the diamond industry in South Africa) with my wonderful husband and one of our good friends, Matt. They had both seen it before, I had put it off for quite a while. Oh, it was an incredible film. The kind of film I would want to be a… Continue reading Life, Africa, & my heart.
Today wasn't that different than many days for Lee Anne and me. We miscommunicated, there was yelling, hurtful words were shot back and forth and at some point we stopped talking. So many times we have started the day or ended the day like this. Many times the fights start with missing a phone call… Continue reading The honeymoon is over (before it began)