If you know me, you know that involving other people has always been my thing. It’s not just for others that I do this, but also for me. It’s been a draining time for me spiritually with the closing of our church where I actively served each week and then pouring out everything into directingContinue reading Pray Around the World | YouVersion and IMB
My children, especially my daughter, loves to give me the death glare (that she learned from her dad) and yank on my arm at the end of church service when her and her brother see me mingling with other people because they are ready to leave as soon as the closing prayer is over. InContinue reading Why do you talk so much?
I brought up Dr. (Reverend) Martin Luther King Jr. again today when talking to my son about the news. Each morning, we try to watch and discuss a portion of the news so that he can practice developing and articulating his thoughts but also so that he knows a little bit about what is goingContinue reading A small tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through family discussions, speeches, and personal influences
“She has a graduate degree but isn’t doing anything with it.” “I’m a full time volunteer.” “Stay at home mom.” “My formal career ended 10 years ago to raise my kids.” Well, it’s that time for me to start thinking about getting back into the workforce now that my spouse is looking at retirement fromContinue reading Facing the military retirement transition Part 1: Are you ever going back to work?
Are you ready to go to school and meet new friends? No! I’m pretty excited to see how your day will go. I’m not. I want to stay home with you. Well, it’s the end of September 2018 for us and the first day of public school after a whirlwind move from Virginia to SouthContinue reading First day in public school in Korea – DODEA Daegu Elementary School and Daegu Middle High School
A letter to you To all the parents who have just said ‘goodbye’ to their children as they head off to school for the day: you are in my prayers. Remember Jesus loves them more than you do. He gave ALL of Himself for them and for you to have an opportunity to be backContinue reading As you start this new season