Category Archives: Uncategorized

May We Please Go Back To Normal???

About six months ago I was optimistically hoping COVID-19 would be under control. Unfortunately, we’ve seen that it is still dominating the news, social media, and personal conversations. I try to seek out positive, encouraging messages or thought leaders to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Can You Relate to The Cowardly Lion?

The Wizard of Oz is one of those movies that comes on randomly while flipping the channels – and I can sit and watch it like it’s the first time. The flying monkeys creep me out. The Wicked Witch of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Having a Hannah Heart

Hannah has always been one of my favorite names. Yes, it is my daughter’s name. And yes, we were inspired by Hannah in the Bible when choosing that name. Please read the entire story in 1st Samuel Chapter One to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

You need more than a vacation this summer . . .

As someone in the field of education – I can proudly say we finally hit the finish line at the end of May. The 2020-2021 school year was brought to a close! I can assure you – everyone associated directly … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

How can I change the world when I’m overwhelmed?

An individual on Instagram recently observed the phrase “Be the spark that changes the world!” on a billboard – and here was his reaction: “I’m 62 and have been a vocational pastor for 39 years. I serve in a smallish … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

What is the best way to “fix” someone who needs “fixing”?

Do you have people in your life that have issues? Perhaps some folks lacking self awareness? Individuals that just don’t “get it”? You can clearly see what steps they need to take to make things right, but they won’t? Or, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

What Does it Take to Have WaltVision?

A year ago, March of 2020 – we were visiting “The Happiest Place on Earth” located in Orlando. Little did we know that the park was going to shut down two days after we left because of a certain virus … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Instead of “Why me?” – Try This Question . . .

“As we conclude the 14th month of 2020 . . . ” Unknown “And the hits just keep coming . . . ” Tom Cruise – A Few Good Men I have a whole new sensitivity when I listen to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

2021 has got to be a better year – right???

Many including myself have commented that 2020 was probably the worst year of our lives. Many including myself have commented that things have got to be better in 2021. Many including myself have uttered the phrase, “I just want things … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

One More Person to Add to the Manger Scene. . .

It is refreshing to be driving at night and see the Christmas light displays. It doesn’t make 2020 go away – but it helps spark a tiny bit of hope. Seeing the manger scenes also help bring me back to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments