Well my friends, I am here to report to you that our precious Laycie and adorable Kohen have flown from the nest. In perfect poetic irony, she had the baby when I was in Michigan and moved out while I was in Michigan. And if you don’t see that as God’s kindness to me, I am not sure you are looking. I can’t imagine … Read More Well, she had the baby while I was in Michigan so of course she moved out while I was in Michigan.
Happy Birthday my love! You got up this morning and told me you are 58. So, let me start by saying you look REALLY good for your age! (He is actually 42) A few years ago when we were in Re-Engage (marriage workshop) the workbook taught us to “study” our partner. This is the art of paying attention and learning what makes the other … Read More Happy Birthday Jesse!
A humbling. That is the best way to describe it. As you are aware, my OG’s, I am preparing a book proposal for the She Speaks conference. I hired a writing/clarity coach to help me polish it up. I approached our meeting rehearsing all of my responses to his congratulations of me being one of the most brilliant writers he had ever worked with. … Read More A Humbling #1 (why am I even telling you this?)
What are you to do when you realize your thoughts have betrayed that you actually think more like Satan than the Lord? Well the first thing is to realize that you need to spend more time with the Lord than with Satan. We are born knowing the thoughts and language of Satan. We all have the sin nature that makes thinking like him natural … Read More And that is how I discovered I was a devil worshipper: Part 2
I realize that is not a good way to start a story on a Christian blog post, but I am nothing if I’m not honest. Stick with me though, because I think this is important. Also, I have heard your cries for shorter posts. So, this is part 1, but you have to promise you will read part 2 when it comes out also. … Read More And that is how I discovered I was a Devil Worshipper: Part 1
I want to prepare you that this post contains some really exciting information and some jobs for you to do. I know it is May and I just posted about how hard May is so the last thing I want to do is add to your to do list, BUT if you are reading this you are officially part of the OG Sarah Griffith … Read More I have a secret and I have a favor to ask……
What in the world is going on right now? I feel like I have been thrown into hyper drive. I have been so good at saying “no” all year but right now everything feels like you have to say yes, or your children will not get signed up for school next year, or pass the STAAR, or be prepared for the end of the … Read More May Survival Guide–Not For The Faint of Heart.
As far as movies go there are few that will get me into a theater like a Marvel movie will. The big action in your face jump off the screen superhero movies are one of my favorites. Apparently they are the favorite of a lot of people because the Marvel franchise has made 18.5 billion dollars so far. Billion!!!! These super hero movies have … Read More Why Super Hero Movies?
Every generation must have a moment that happens where you remember exactly where you were when it happened. 9/11 is for sure one of those moments. I was a senior at Texas Tech. I was paying for a parking ticket that had to be paid or I would not graduate in December. I remember being so annoyed at the line in the parking office. … Read More The 9/11 Museum
Gosh, I don’t know where the time goes. Spring Break was almost a month ago. This post has been rattling around in my head since then. So here goes. For spring break I signed up to be a chaperone for Sydney’s choir trip to New York. The trip would include 90+ high schoolers, rides on the subway, staying in Times Square and making sure … Read More I Rode The Subway in NYC!!!
Hey Brock, it’s your twelfth birthday. I don’t know how time can go so fast. There are so many things that I love about you. You are kind and funny. You are loving and compassionate. You are brilliant and inquisitive. You are so far beyond anything I ever dreamed of in a son. I love that you are in a D&D group. I love … Read More Happy 12th Birthday Brocky Bear!!
Harry Potter has the Gospel written all over it. And this may effectively end this blog. But, just hear me out! I am not condoning witchcraft. I am only here for defense against the dark arts and I would never join the death eaters. We went to Harry Potter world last week and I was just so blown away by the attention to detail. … Read More Harry Potter has the Gospel written all over it.