We Are All a Mess

A big hot mess is no way to describe a person, but it has been pretty common in some survivor circles. It seems to me that every single person alive has been a big hot mess at one time or another. No one has it...

Saving My Baby Saved My Life

Often, I hear people say that pro-lifers only care about the baby before he or she is born. They rail against sidewalk advocates, screaming profanities or demanding they go home and find something better to do. Of course, I am speaking from experience.As I stood out in...

Verbal Gymnastics are Killing US

From the beginning of time, truth has been twisted to deceive us and kill, steal, and destroy human beings.It is the word substitutions and the semantics that cause the trouble. Words have meaning. When we attach an alternative meaning or a vague attributes to common...

Men and Abortion

The first time I talked with a man about his abortion story, he was calling me in a full-blown panic. His girlfriend was scheduled to have an abortion in the morning and he wanted to know what he could do about it.I had the very...

Maybe Baby

Are you hopeless or hopeful about our society's human rights status? Are the upcoming elections invigorating or horrifying?I can't decide. The overwhelming amount of information that comes across my desk each day has me questioning my own stand moment to moment. Following elections is exhausting.No...

Lyme Life Monday~This One Body

We have one body. We live one life in it. Sure, there are replacement parts, but for the foreseeable future, we have life in one body. For those of us battling Lyme Disease, our bodies are not easy to manage.We are eternal spirits. Our earthly...

Decisions, Decisions!

We all make them. Decisions have always come pretty easy to me. Some people I know have a very difficult time making decisions. From the smallest choice to the largest, life-changing ones, we make decisions all day every day.I was pulling weeds from my vegetable...

Don’t Blame God

Holy Cow! Or should I say, "Holy Bull Sh*t."Two very different stories this week seemed to blame God for tragic outcomes. The cornerstone of Biblical Christianity is the notion of free will. God can protect us from ourselves, but He won't impose His will if we...

What Will Change Your Mind?

If you are pro-choice on abortion, what will change your mind?With the work of Mark Crutcher and Life Dynamics, Lila Rose and Live Action, David Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress, Mark Harrington and Created Equal among others, exposing the reality of abortion in real...

4 Quick Keys to Fulfillment

 It sounds so cliche’. Can anyone really give another person keys to fulfillment? How can one person, with their own unique experiences possibly give someone of different background, ethnicity, age or gender keys to fulfillment in their life, when the two might be nothing alike....