Twice in my life, I have lost everything. The greatest lesson in losing everything is…
“You’ve got a lot of explaining to do,” I said.
“Yes, I do,” God replied. “But not about this.”
I walked through the empty parking space. I began to question everything I thought I heard from God.
How do you reconcile the realities of your life with the truth of God’s word?
I had not lived up to expectations. I had not achieved greatness. This was definitely not the life of my dreams. “Hmmm…”
Here’s the crazy thing. I was not willing to do that.
I am an actress. Though the statement seems so simple, stating that fact, is not. I have run from this statement for decades. Yet, the farther I thought I ran, the closer God shoved me towards this admission. I toyed with the entertainment industry in obvious and subtle ways. In high school, I volunteered toContinue reading “I Am An Actress!”
I had a childhood friend whose house I loved going to for sleepovers because they had many things that my house didn’t. Their house had stairs and a view of the river. They had pets. There was a television in every room, including the kitchen! Their house also had a married mother and father whoContinue reading “People Make Prayer Too Complicated”
On our personal new year, as I like to call it, most of us get calls, texts, posts, etc. I tend to be a bit cynical about Facebook birthday greetings, though I appreciate them nonetheless. The fact that a high school classmate who I haven’t spoken to in 20 years, could take 20 seconds toContinue reading “It’s My Birthday!”