Two days ago, East Nashville and the surrounding area was hit by a devastating storm that produced life taking tornados. In a matter of minutes for one town, more than 20 were killed, with dozens missing, and many more injured. The destruction is endless. The pain, sorrow, and loss will echo for years to come. … More Our Disaster is NOT Your Platform! – a response to an influencer #nashvillestrong
Since everyone else is doing the 10-year challenge, I thought I’d join in, too. It’s amazing to see how much can change in a decade; how much a person can change. How much situations and relationships and thought patterns and beliefs and so much more can change. It can all change. Nothing, except for Jesus … More The Difference A Decade Can Make (my testimony)
Having compassion will never be convenient. Having compassion will never happen when you’re fully rested, when you’ve had your coffee, and you feel good. It doesn’t happen when you’re done with work and you’ve got free time. Having compassion happens when you’re tired. When you’re sick. When you’re asleep and the phone rings. When you’re … More Convenient Compassion
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A broken, tattered canvas stood in the corner of the large room that was filled with an innumerable number of pictures and frames, seemingly forgotten. Its cherry wood frame no longer gleamed, its reddish hue dulled to a dusty gray. The canvas itself was a sad sight to see,…
Just a quick update on my life. As you can tell from the title, I moved! After living in northern Wisconsin for 24 years (where I was born) I moved a little under 900 miles south east to Nashville, Tennessee. Why? Well, the answer is simple, and a little complicated. At its base form, I … More I Moved! – Wisconsin to Tennessee
Catchy title, right? As much as I wish I wasn’t writing this, a bigger part of me is relieved that I am. I haven’t posted anything since the beginning of April, and before that, nothing since the end of January. In that time I’ve made several life changing decisions, one of them to leave my … More Why I’ve Been Gone (and why I’m not coming back)
Yes. Yes, I did indeed get fired. As a foreword to this blog, I want you to know that this isn’t edited. This isn’t prettied up. This isn’t anything but the truth, and yes, I cried while I wrote it. This is the raw version, this is exactly what I want to say. I want … More I GOT FIRED?!?