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June 20, 2017

The Curse of Unforgiveness

Forgiveness is a practice. Like exercise or implementing a new habit. Like a muscle the ability to forgive becomes stronger and more reflexive with use, as does the […]
June 12, 2017

Let’s Talk Parenting

How does brain research inform parenting?  According to Dr. Daniel Siegel, a leading researcher in the fields of mind development and parenting,  a better understanding of […]
June 12, 2017

Healing A Broken Heart

When I came to House of Hope, I was struggling to overcome a broken heart from infidelity in my marriage. I was devastated. I felt torn […]
June 6, 2017

Good, Good Father

If we’re honest, there can be a lot of disconnects as we wrestle with faith. For example, take a young girl whose never had a relationship […]
May 25, 2017

Finding Freedom Through Fitness

My journey in becoming a Revelation Wellness instructor is one of clarification, redemption and freedom.  I’ve been teaching fitness classes for over 7 years with the […]
May 24, 2017

Oh, Worry

Worry Worry, worry, worry, worry. Worry just will not seem to live my mind alone ~ Ray LaMontagne Oh, worry. I know you. Worry and anxiety, […]
May 17, 2017

What Are You Reaching For?

Sometimes, God’s inner promptings are clear and direct. Other times, I cannot seem to hear anything at all. Lately, there is a strong yet simple message […]
May 10, 2017


At my daughter’s recent dance recital I was trying hard not to nod off during one of the many performances she was was not in when […]
May 10, 2017

What’s In Your Wagon?

I am sitting in my favorite spot on the porch this afternoon. It is a simple chair at an old farm table with a view of […]