What Color is Your Room

What Color is Your Room

One of my best of friends wrote this and it fits well with my theme of From Blanket to Tango, so I asked her if I could share it. Enjoy! -Tanya My thirteen-year-old son had finally crossed the line. He had done IT and I had had IT! I could not wait for him to leave...
Breathing for the First Time

Breathing for the First Time

Have you ever had the sensation that you were breathing for the first time? You realize you can hear better, see clearer, and feel the closeness of God like you’ve never experienced it before. This happened to me when I was walking down a sidewalk in the heart of a...
Restoring All Things New

Restoring All Things New

I had a sweet experience the other morning. I attended a prayer time at the University of Texas that was very special.  It started early on Labor Day with a group of mixed adults ranging from college age to those in their sixties.  I knew about a third of the group...
When We Don’t Know Why

When We Don’t Know Why

Have you had times in your life when things were not going as you planned or even imagined? That life had taken a turn that left you feeling hopeless and angry? In my time with Jesus this weekend, I didn’t voice it but my heart was heavy with why questions. Why am I...
Get Back Up

Get Back Up

Are you weary and heavy laden?  There’s help for that! I recently read an article that made me angry and sad. Unfortunately, I’ve been reading a lot of those lately.  They’ve been about people who lived a life for others, a good life, and then something bad happened...
Onward Through the Smoke

Onward Through the Smoke

I woke up the other morning with a phrase on my mind, smoke and mirrors. Something told me there was a tango coming. I got out of bed and headed for my computer to look the phrase up. The Cambridge Business English Dictionary defined smoke and mirrors as “an...