Tag Archives: Love

Actions Reflect Attitude

Last night’s Ash Wednesday service was wonderful. The message left me feeling ready for this 40-day journey of reflection and action through prayer, helping others, and sacrificial giving. It also led me to consider my attitude further and how a … Continue reading

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Solace in Community

I had a heartbreaking conversation with a lovely gal last week who had experienced a miscarriage.  As we spoke, cried, and shared comforting words she shared with me a powerful statement: “The love and support I’ve received from my church … Continue reading

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Are You Love?

I just wrapped up a series with preteen girls called “Messy Stuff” where we discussed everything from bullying to friendship and all the drama in between.  These 36 girls, all 4th & 5th graders, were awesome and SO open about … Continue reading

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A Valentine’s Diversion

I’m gonna cheat today – I’m going to post another blog for your reading enjoyment: http://www.whowillyouempower.com/craigsblog/2013/2/6/its-about-valen-time-isnt-it.html I’ve been married 16 years and, honestly, it’s been the most challenging adventure in my life.  It has out challenged parenthood, my ministry calling, … Continue reading

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The Rebel Part II

I had a great comment to my previous post that has prompted me to continue my thread of thought and take this one step further.  I appreciate twotiretirade’s comment because it made me consider both what my words may have … Continue reading

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He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

I had to have “the talk” with my teenage daughter last night.  No, not that one.  The other talk – the relationship talk.  She has her first boyfriend and after two months of bliss, I felt it was time to go beyond the birds … Continue reading

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40 Days of Community – The Beginning

I led my first “40 Days of Community” small group yesterday.  It is a specific group – a group of young adults without kids.  Other than our youth age groups, this is the only group that had specific parameters as … Continue reading

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