Jan 1st

Siesta Scripture Memory Team

2017-01-01T13:50:41+00:00 Jan 1st|Blog|25 Comments

I was a member of Travis Cottrell's worship team for Beth Moore's Living Proof Live events for 5 years. It was one of the greatest seasons of my life. To this day I see the ripple effects of all that I learned from Travis and Beth, and the amazing team I traveled with. Several of [...]

Feb 5th

Earthly Boundaries/God’s Boundaries

2014-02-05T10:13:03+00:00 Feb 5th|Blog|22 Comments

"The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance." Psalm 16:6 (NIV) On Wednesday, February 5, 2014, I gave a TEDx Talk at Oaks Christian School in CA. I shared how earthly boundaries make us overwhelmed, but God's boundaries make us overcomers! You can watch my talk below: [...]

Jan 30th

Identity Statements-Recognize, Replace, Repeat!

2014-01-30T06:51:39+00:00 Jan 30th|Blog|92 Comments

Many of you reading this blog are part of the Proverbs 31 Made to Crave Online Bible Study. If you are not, let briefly explain that Proverbs 31 Ministries offers incredible online Bible studies that bring real hope to real life. Years ago, P31 president, Lysa TerKeurst and I became friends. She allowed me to [...]

Jan 27th

I missed the Grammy Awards…and I won!?!?

2014-01-27T07:39:21+00:00 Jan 27th|Blog|199 Comments

“Do not allow this world to mold you in its own image. Instead, be transformed from the inside out by renewing your mind.” Romans 12:2a (Voice) At 4PM yesterday, I was not glammed up in a fancy gown, sitting in my seat at the Grammy Award Pre-Telecast, listening to the man reading the nominee list [...]

Nov 23rd

10 Tips to Keep You From Blowing It This Thanksgiving!

2011-11-23T06:24:37+00:00 Nov 23rd|Blog|18 Comments

Some research suggests that the average American gains 5lbs from Thanksgiving to New Years, while others claim a more accurate estimate is closer to 1-3lbs. I can't speak for anyone else but stepping on a scale and seeing the number go up instead of down is bad news in ANY amount! Several people have asked [...]

Nov 1st

The Day a Cat Took Away My Faith

2011-11-01T19:41:53+00:00 Nov 1st|Blog|232 Comments

Yesterday, October 31, I posted a picture of myself dressed up as a cat on Facebook and Twitter. Wow! I wasn't prepared for what happened next! First of all, let me say that this blog is not about whether Halloween should be celebrated as a Christian. There have been PLENTY of discussions about that. Let [...]

Sep 13th

The Reason I Keep Weighing

2011-09-13T21:58:26+00:00 Sep 13th|Blog|36 Comments

It was a great week! I coupled an hour of cardio with 45 minutes of weight training with Trainer Tina twice that week. I had also done at least an hour of cardio 3 more times, hitting my goal of exercising 5 times that week. But that's not all! I felt great about my eating [...]