Seeds of Hope

I’ve learned many things as I’ve walked this path of recovery, but the lessons that stand out most are those I learned during moments that tested my faith and demanded much from my soul. … More Seeds of Hope

Oh, the Burdens We Carry

It’s one thing to own your mistakes. It’s quite another to allow them to define you. To continue to carry them long after the lessons have been learned. … More Oh, the Burdens We Carry

Patiently, Lovingly, He waits

In the darkness of addiction and anorexia, I suffered endlessly, forgetting that all along, God was just waiting for me to call His name. … More Patiently, Lovingly, He waits

Pain Borne for Love

I’ve grieved many times in my life. It’s something we all have in common. Something we will do or have done that reminds us of our humanness and ultimately our connection to the universe and our Creator. … More Pain Borne for Love

America Wasn’t Founded by Heroes

As we celebrate this Fourth of July, I am reminded of the years I taught American History and how important and consequential that calling was. If our history as a Nation is not celebrated, learned from, and protected, then who are we as Americans? And more importantly, who will we become? This nation wasn’t founded … More America Wasn’t Founded by Heroes