Tag: the love of God

Reynosa reflections

Yesterday my daughter and I returned from a mission trip with our church.  We were in Reynosa, Mexico, right across the border from McAllen, TX.  The area we worked in is actually between the levee built up to protect Reynosa from Rio Grande floods and the river itself; an area most people would not want …

simple math

Algebra was lost on me.  Algebra II?  Blech.  My junior year of high school I went from “honors” math to “regular” math.  I don’t even remember what the subject was… that’s how painful it was! Geometry, on the other hand, I liked. I think it was the proofs. You see, when you have a proof… …

every good and perfect gift…

I don’t know how it happened, but over the course of the past year, my introverted side has taken over my social life.  For real.  Like, to the point that I tended to avoid social situations mainly comprised of fellow ladies; it was awkward, and if there wasn’t someone else there I already knew, I’d …

5:30am is not my friend, but I keep hanging out with it.

I consider myself to be a morning person.  Really, I do.  IF by “morning”, you mean, “after 7am”. Yes.  Definitely a morning person. I can even do 6-6:30 with ease. 5:30am, however, is not my friend.  I have never liked 5:30am before, and yet, I am attracted to it for one main reason… my kids …