I’m Back!

Wow, I just looked and it has been three weeks since my last post! It’s not because I have had nothing to say, that’s for sure! At the end of June/early July I spent 10 days at a national youth convention where I teamed with hundreds of volunteers to serve 25,000 participants! To say that … [Read more…]

What Inspires Me? (June edition)

Oh my goodness it’s almost June! Summer is here and my life isn’t any less busy! Oh well, just going to keep chugging along and enjoy every minute! Here’s what has brought me inspiration, how about you? Most Inspiring:Came across this video on a friend’s Facebook page. Wow. It’s 22 minutes, but absolutely worth taking … [Read more…]

UB of the week

It’s been almost two weeks since I posted and I have no idea where the time went! I have a few unexpected blessings and it’s important for me to write it down, because so often we can remember the negative, but I want to remember the positive, even if the event started out negative. First, … [Read more…]

What Inspires Me? (May Edition)

April was quite a month.  As a life long runner, the events of April 15 didn’t scare me away from what I love to do, it only gave me resolve to keep going. And there are so many other inspiring stories that are pushing me into May! Inspiring:NPR presents an story from a runner that … [Read more…]

Blink of an Eye

I found out yesterday that a colleague died suddenly. I knew him well enough and had just seen him a few months back. When someone dies, I always think about the last conversation I had and if I would have said anything different. In this case I remember hearing about the joy of being a … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

I received the opportunity to participate in a project that shares the stories, provides encouragement and  builds up a special group of people. I am very excited to hear more about how I can use my gifts to share in this project! Sharing stories is something I love to do, because it provides inspiration, helps … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

My unexpected blessing for this week comes from a meeting with a new friend. After going to a few different meet ups with my husband that related to his interests, I realized that I had been slacking on my own hobbies. We ran with a group, which was really great, but it was important to … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

This Scripture popped up in my daily devotion and it brought great joy and comfort: Psalm 34 (NLT) 1 “I will praise the Lord at all times.I will constantly speak his praises.2 I will boast only in the Lord;let all who are helpless take heart.3 Come, let us tell of the Lord’s greatness;let us exalt … [Read more…]

UB of the Week

This week’s UB came on Sunday morning. I work on Sunday morning and part of that is having conversations with people, it’s great! I was simply following up with someone who I had helped in the past and I sat and listened to what was going on in her life. It was a great reminder … [Read more…]