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Waiting for the “Big One”

Sometimes my husband will say jokingly, “We’re just waiting on the big one.” It’s a phrase his Pawpaw used to say, meaning waiting for something bigger, better, and new. Similar to a fisherman who wants to catch “a big one” or “the big one.” My realistic mind, says, “That is completely irresponsible.” My spiritual filter says,


The One Lesson I Learned From “The Wizard of Oz”

“We’re off to see the wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz!’ I have had that song playing in my head for a week. It’s probably because I’ve been reading the first book in L. Frank Baum’s 14 book series, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. In fact, I just finished it, and right around the last


Instructions in the Night

Have you ever wanted to really find something, like your keys? Or maybe you were searching for someone? I’m going to focus on the ‘someone’ for this blog post. Recently, my cousin came to visit, before she left she said that she was going to be making some stops before she went home. One of


God is NOT in Control!

When you favorite candidate doesn’t win Christians scream, “Well, God is in control!” When a terrible tragedy happens Christians say, “Well, God is in control.” When our prayers aren’t answered, what do we say? “Oh well, God is in control.” One thing I’ve been hearing lately, and seeing people post on Facebook is the phrase,


Raising the Next President

Two years ago, I had the sweetest Mother’s Day ever! I found out I was going to be a mom for the first time at 37-years-old. The next mother’s day, we went to church, only this time, I had a little bundle of joy in my arms – Eden Elizabeth Bingle was barely four months