Monthly Archives: December 2015


Christmas Stories

A few weeks ago I spoke at Bloom Gathering, our women’s event at Canyon Creek Church. As I was preparing the message, God challenged me and reminded me of things He dropped in my heart a long time ago. I kept coming back to this thought: Submission + Obedience = Fulfillment.   No matter how old we get

What to do when there’s less than 12 Days until Christmas?

The countdown is on - making the list and checking it twice.  Some days I find myself running around like a chicken with its head cut off (now that’s an ugly visual). What do I do first? How in the world am I going to get it all done? The one thing, the BEST thing

What’s Your Story?

When I was growing up, Christmas movies were shown once during the season. Frosty the Snowman, Santa Clause is Coming to Town, Rudolph,  A Christmas Carol, White Christmas……… Whenever a Christmas movie was on TV my brothers, sisters and I would plan ahead and make sure we were at home. It was a big deal because

A Few Things 51 Years Have Taught Me

It’s December 1st.  There are 30 days left in 2015…approximately 720 hours or 43,200 minutes till 2016. Today is also the day I turn 51 years old! I have lived 18,627 days (447,048 hours or 26,822,880 minutes as of the moment I write this). I can’t even wrap my mind around the fact that I am