Author Archives: deb

It’s all in a hat…

I’ve been thinking and talking about death too much lately. But we go through seasons in life. And for me this season has been the last two years, 21 months to be exact. Backtrack a little over two years ago and I was working at North Coast Church. After 10 years in ministry, I felt…

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I Call B.S.

I was cruising Facebook yesterday, since my Facebook Free February ended and I’m now once again released to waste precious time scanning thru a myriad of rants, tirades, and general garbage looking for my “friends” accounts of family activities, good news, cat videos and happy puppy pictures. Ok, that was a long opening sentence.  Anyway,…

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Morning Words – March 22

Courage is not the absence of fear but rather the commitment to overcome it. Courage doesn’t mean you’re not afraid; it means you battle against your fear and confront it. Courage pushes you to resist the impulse to shy away from the things that stir up your innermost anxieties. Courage is tiny pieces of fear…

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FORGING ahead…

FORGE verb (used with object), forged, forging. to form by heating and hammering; beat into shape. to form or make, especially by concentrated effort Beat into Shape! Yikes. Heading to the mountains this morning. Going to spend 3 days at Driven for Life’s FORGE: Engaged Team training. Of course, two years ago I made the…

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Morning Words – February 27

In hard times, she learned three things – she was stronger than she ever imagined, Jesus was closer that she ever realized, and she was loved more than she ever knew. Each sunrise is a reminder that Jesus brings us out of darkness and fills our lives with His glorious light. The God who got…

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Dancing in Heaven

Tonight, Mick and I are in Laguna Niguel getting ready to go to the Age Well Signature Gala at the Ritz Carlton. It’s called an Evening with Frank Sinatra and supports Orange County’s senior services. I’m told it’s like a Senior’s Prom. Not Senior like High School, but Senior like, well I guess us…but Prom…

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