Category: Posts

  • I’m Remembering Tim Today

    In January 2019, our brother Tim died from brain cancer. He had been declared free from lung cancer only a few short months earlier; so we were shocked he ended up in the hospital in October 2018 with brain cancer from cells that migrated from his lungs. We watched him slowly disintegrate. He was a…

  • 4am Thoughts

    In the early morning hours, my mind flips the wake-up switch and is immediately flooded with all sorts of random thought and concerns. At the top of the chain most mornings are thoughts of my family and the things that concern them. How will those bills get paid? Are they living wisely and carefully? Are…

  • Forgiveness

    We recently held a Women\’s Conference at our church. As one of the speakers, my topic was Forgiveness. Here is the video. My part starts at 10:55.

  • Busy, Busy Life

    Life has been moving fast and forward for the Wood family. In July, Dave and I were gifted with our first great-grandchild, by our first-born grandchild. Dave got a great report from his doctor; his PSA levels were super low, indicating that the cancer is still gone. To God be the glory!! Our church is…

  • Off-Roading with God-The God Who Loves Me

    I\’m writing in snatches, I know. Eventually it will all be shuffled, sorted, and placed in some order. Writing it down helps. Today\’s snippet gives glory to the only One who deserves it–the God who has always loved me, even when I didn\’t know Him. Me…He loved me. He loves you, too. The God Who…

  • Five Action Steps for Beating Addiction

    Our friend, Jim Watson, wrote an excellent book that addresses addiction and proven methods to transform your life through the power of Christ. He speaks from his personal experience with addiction and the many years it took to develop this program and his work with addicts of every type. Having had loved ones who suffered…

  • Off-Roading with God–Mama

    My mama. She was beautiful, talented, and terribly unhappy for too many years of her life. Click here to read about my Mama.

  • Off-Roading With God-The Story Begins

    Hey, y\’all, I\’ve begun a new page on my website, in which I intend to share the story of my life. It chronicles the \”adventures\” I have experienced and ultimately tells about the God who knew and loved me before I was born. Many times we are led to believe that being a Christian–that being…

  • Use Your “Inside” Voice

    I recently subscribed to a program designed to help improve my writing skills. It checks grammar, punctuation, and voice, among other aspects. I dropped an article into the program and implemented all the changes it suggested. After completing that process and re-reading the article, I discarded the corrected post, because it left me with a…

  • Sunday’s Coming

    As it may be for many Christians, Holy Week is my time to focus on Jesus’ sacrifice. I spend this week listening to my favorite musicians sing of the wonder of that glorious morning and reading again the Scripture accounts. In my day, the music of Dallas Holm, Sandi Patty, and Don Francisco filled our…