Thinking Out Loud

Swallowing My Pride Doesn’t Taste So Bad These Days

Hope you don’t mind that I just referenced a George Strait song. (Because I love George Strait.) (He’s from Texas. Oh, God bless Texas.) (And Oklahoma.) I like that line in his song Where Have I Been All My Life.  I couldn’t agree with him more. I know that as some people age they have a mindset that says, “Hey, I got this. I know the answers. And don’t expect me to admit my wrongdoing or that…

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Encouragement

Let’s Depopulate Hell

Why do I do what I do? Why do I say what I say? Why do I believe what I believe? I’ve been pondering that for some time now. Some might say that I’m trying to figure out what my life’s purpose is, what I’m meant to do on this earth. Aside from the obvious…being a wife, mom, friend, sister, daughter…there are things that I love to do. That I’m called to do. I’m called…

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Miscellaneous

Once Upon A Pageant…

My daddy always wanted me to be a girly-girl.  He thought my height would be good for a modeling career.  He even told me one day that he would love it if I was a flight attendant so that I could fly him all over the world. I, on the other hand, was interested in sports and singing.  Not make-up.  Not fashion.  Not boys.  Okay, yes I was interested in boys, but spent less than…

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Mentoring

Do You Blame God?

I asked this question on my blog last week:  Do you blame God when bad things happen? The answers ranged from absolutely not, how could I blame a good God to I don’t really blame Him but do get mad at Him sometimes to yeah, I do blame God even though I wish I didn’t. I love that you and I can be real as we walk through life together.  Questioning the unquestionable and over-thinking the simple.  God gave…

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