When God Made You by Matthew Paul Turner When I started reading blogs around 2006 or 2007, I followed a few bloggers regularly. One of those bloggers was Matthew Paul Turner who was writing at JesusNeedsNewPR.net. Turner is outspoken. He often says things that most people won't. But that's for the adults. This book is for your… Continue reading When God Made You – book review
Be Careful Little Mouth What You Say I was reading another blogger's post about 5 years ago and it brought to mind something that I had been struggling with at the time. When my son, Tim, and I played around, sometimes I called him names. Names like "dork", "goofball", and "nut". I never thought anything… Continue reading Be Careful Little Mouth What You Say
What the heck is wrong with people? Just to prepare you, I have a rant coming on. WHAT THE HECK IS WRONG WITH PEOPLE? When did your business, life, errands, whatever become more important than mine? Or anyone else's, for that matter. How did it become ok to roll through a stop sign behind the… Continue reading What The Heck Is Wrong With People?
Lean On Me: being vulnerable and committed I had the honor of reviewing Anne Marie Miller's (formerly Anne Jackson) first book, Permission to Speak Freely: Essays and Art on Fear, Confession, and Grace back in 2010. It was the very first book that I ever posted a blog review of. She is also the author of… Continue reading Lean On Me: being vulnerable and committed
For I helped the poor in their need and the orphans who had no one to help them.~ Job 29:12 I had the wonderful opportunity to read and review "They Call Me Dad" by Philip Cameron. His story begins when his father, Simon Cameron, calling from Scotland, saying, "The babies are dying" night after night… Continue reading The Babies are Dying
I'm just starting to like this writing-thing that I do on my blogs. The group of 4 other bloggers that meet together to discuss ideas, layouts, blog names, and other accomplishments has made me more accountable and stronger in the blogging experience. These girlfriends I have invite each other to share giveaways and promote one… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Write
I imagine you're telling yourself that there couldn't possibly between any connection between tires, flowers, and love, but I bet I can prove you wrong. The week of New Year's, my son was home from school on break and my husband and I were working. I asked my son, who is studying to be a… Continue reading What New Tires and Flowers Say About Love