Boaz the Psoas

  The Psoas…… Have you ever heard of it?  I had never heard of it.  I really didn’t even know it existed.  But, one day I had excruciating back pain.  Not lower back pain, but mid back pain.  This pain,…

I Want My Mommy!

“I want my mommy!”  There, I said it! I’m 47 years old, and the ache in my heart for my mom is still so raw, just like it was on the day we said goodbye 13 ½ years ago. I…

Psalm 46:10

Psalm 46:10 “Be still and know that I am God…….” Earlier this year my church offered a 21-day fasting and prayer challenge.  The goal:  to give up something hindering my time, in relationship to God.  Oh, that shouldn’t be too…

Meet Linda Riley

  Tell us a little bit about your family. I have been married to Tom for 42 years, and our daughter Megan is a school teacher in Florida. Tom and I thoroughly enjoy retirement, and we love having more time…

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  LAUGH is a place where you will warmly be Embraced, Encouraged and Equipped to remember or maybe for the first time KNOW just how amazing you are! There’s no comparison, there’s no competitiveness.   YOU ARE MORE! More than you’ve been…

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

  My family adopted our sweet little girl out of the foster care system in 2014. We could tell from the first day we met her, that she was dealing with something. Not quite sure what the cause of her…

Let’s get physical

When I started running in high school, the physical benefits were the last thing on my mind. My parents were forcing me to participate in a sport, and I didn’t know anywhere else where I would be able to see…

You’re Making Me Crazy

‘You’re making me crazy!’ I can’t count the times that these words have come out of my mouth since becoming a parent.  Maybe you’d never dream of saying such a thing to your kids…but seriously when it’s 9 pm and…

Respect

“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love” EPH 4:2 R-E-S-P-E-C-T Life can be so difficult sometimes and I’m reminded that we all need to respect one another, for our similarities, differences, struggles and triumphs….