There was a young bride who sat in her room day after day trying to make her wedding dress. She designed it herself, but no matter how many times she tried, she could not make it perfect. In fact, she was not coming close to what she wanted. Eventually, she called the dressmaker and asked him to come and do what he could to help. She was embarrassed to call him because… Read More
There are moments in your life that becomes fixed markers along the timeline. Afterward, time is marked as “before” and “after” that moment. For me, one such moment came in 2010 on the street near my home in NJ. If you know me even a little bit you probably already know that 1) I was born with only part of my right arm and 2) I hate running. These things are important… Read More
The blessings and lessons God has for us will interrupt our plans. There is no way we can fit them into our schedule when they are known only to God. Holding tightly to personal plans and having unforgiving expectations will cause frustration where God intends a blessing.
So, how do you keep everything balanced? A great illustration for balance can be seen in the earth’s seasons.
It was a rainy Sunday morning, but the atmosphere in my kitchen was far from dreary. I sat across the table from CC, a NJ friend I had not seen in years. She was passing through Nashville on tour with her band, Francie Moon and the Great Outdoors. Their performance the night before revealed incredible talent. It was their first tour together as a band, and I was honored to host them… Read More