Today is 9/11. Today is September 11, 2018. Today is a day in history that changed everything: September 11, 2001. On that day, I was just a few days from my 40th birthday. On that day, my son…my only child…was at the beginning of his 6th grade in school. On that day…..everything seemed alright in… Continue reading 9/11/01….or today.
David and I got the precious opportunity to make a road trip this past weekend, to see our one-and-only son and his fiancé-girl. As we traveled the boring roads, I continued reading in a book that I had started reading out loud with him several months ago. This was a good opportunity to read some… Continue reading Cuckoo!
Yesterday, David and I listened to a Steven Curtis Chapman song from way back called “The Great Adventure.” We used it at Rock Springs years ago in attempt to inspire and encourage and excite the believers in our sphere of influence to look at life and God’s work as very much a great adventure!… Continue reading Broken. Bruised. Scarred.
Today. This day. Today would have been my sweet father-in-love’s…Brad Ramsey’s…80th birthday. 80!!! I can hardly even imagine it! On the other hand…I can totally imagine it. I was so stinkin’ blessed with my birth-daddy, Charles Wayne Greenup, who loved, and to this day, loves me unconditionally. I’ve got stories. I’ve got proof. Out of… Continue reading This Day.
Last week, me and 12 of my besties went to California for the PDC…Purpose Driven Church Conference. I will leave my learnings, findings and gleanings for another time. Suffice it to say…it was the bestest! One morning, we had arrived on the church campus to find our place in line to enter the auditorium and… Continue reading “See what happens when you open your mouth?”
David and I have been through some tough stuff. Some of you know what tough stuff. Some don’t. But years ago, amidst the stuff, we weren’t doing well as a couple, and we sought help through an amazing Christian counselor that we have recently reconnected with again…and thanked him for literally saving our marriage. To… Continue reading Shoulda. Woulda. Coulda.
(Don’t worry. This isn’t about parenthood. Or childhood. Or anything of the sort. ) I’ve just recently started watching the series “Parenthood”…as prompted by my dear sister. I’m only on Season 1, Episode 2, so don’t judge…yet. (And just so you know, I’m hooked already!) I just finished watching this specific episode (S1E2) and there… Continue reading Parenthood…and stuff