Life

The Unwanted Gift

Filed in Christian Walk, Encouragement, Grief, Legacy, Life by on July 1, 2017 0 Comments
The Unwanted Gift

I’m single again and I don’t want to be. But we don’t always get what we want in life.  And It’s not about getting what we want, it’s about using what we get. When I was single before, it would have been easy to get stuck. Stuck on what I didn’t have. Stuck on what […]

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Random Ramblings on the Journey

Filed in Charles, Christian Walk, Grief, Life by on June 11, 2017 0 Comments
Random Ramblings on the Journey

When Charles and I were at the beginning of our relationship and trying to make plans to meet, some things came up that made me believe it wasn’t going to happen. And I was devastated. I was so upset as I drove home from clinicals and I felt the only place I could go was […]

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Rain, Rainbows and a Harvest

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Rain, Rainbows and a Harvest

“Cause what if your blessings come through rain drops? What if Your healing comes through tears? What if a thousand sleepless nights are what it takes to know You’re near? What if trials of this life are Your mercies in disguise?” Blessings by Laura Story When I was at my brother’s house, we went to […]

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What are your “all things?”

Filed in Charles, Encouragement, faith, Grace, Grief, Life by on May 5, 2017 0 Comments
What are your “all things?”

We got a call on our wedding day that our house alarm was going off. My Houston instincts kicked into high gear but after the sheriff’s department went to check it out, a door had just blown open! That was good… except that the door kept blowing open for the next 2 weeks until we […]

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The Greatest Trust

Filed in faith, God's will, Grief, Legacy, Life, our story by on December 10, 2016 0 Comments
The Greatest Trust

It was the end of the semester as I was a nursing instructor at the time and all I had left was convocation that Saturday. I had several plans for the next few weeks but none of them seemed to be working out. Charles called to see if I wanted to come up to see […]

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He Never Fails

He Never Fails

Life has been hard lately, really hard. And not in the temporary crisis kind of way but in the every day just trying to make it through the day kind of way and it has been like this for weeks on end. With super amounts of stress, two precious babies and hardly any help and […]

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The Spring Will Come

The Spring Will Come

Lamentations 3:22-26 “Because of the Lord’s faithful love we do not perish, for His mercies never end. They are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness! I say: The Lord is my portion, therefore I will put my hope in Him. The Lord is good to those who wait for Him, to the person who […]

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A 40th Birthday and Hospital Visit

A 40th Birthday and Hospital Visit

On the 27th of February Charles celebrated his 40th birthday. For everyone, this is an extra special occasion and for us, it was definitely a day to be celebrated. Not only celebrating Charles and his life, but also what God has done and as our good friend Mac McCaleb said, a day of celebrating God’s […]

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