Tiger Lilies

My favorite flower is the tiger lily.  It always has been for as long as I can remember.  I’ve never really been sure why.  I mean, they are a “ditch flower”.  They grow in ditches alongside the road.  In the dirt, and filth, and pollution, and garbage. As I think about it, I think that … More Tiger Lilies

You Deserve It

Your spouse doesn’t do the things you want. You deserve to be happy. You deserve to treat yourself. You work so hard. You deserve to relax. You have been so good on your diet. You deserve that piece of cheesecake. You never do anything for yourself. You deserve to buy that expensive thing. You put … More You Deserve It


Our pastor said something this morning during the message that got me thinking. He said that if you are a Christian, but have never had trials, then maybe you don’t have a testimony, but rather a “testi-phony”. This gave me pause. Why? Well…. I think that there are a lot of “testi-phony” people out there. … More Testi-phony