And We Wait

Saturday mornings are for sleeping in and watching cartoons … but not for swimmers. The alarm sounded at an ungodly 5 a.m. I stumbled around doing my Mom thing to get myself ready as well as the things we would need to survive until past noon. We backed out of the driveway in the dark….

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Step…step…step…step….turn…click…shift…repeat. This is the process a guard from the 3d Infantry Regiment follows while on duty at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Cemetery. During a trip to Washington, D.C. with my son’s eighth grade class, I was awestruck as we watched a particular guard pace twenty-one steps, face the tomb, turn, click…

A Dream Realized

Today we celebrated my niece’s spiritual birthday. I feel so privileged that I can know that I will spend eternity in heaven with my loved ones. Words cannot express how grateful I am for my children’s salvation. Hunter told me he was ready for Jesus to be the “Boss” of him when he was almost…