“Failure is just another way to learn how to do something right.” Marion Wright Edelmon I know failure is something that we all dislike. I am a “recovering perfectionist,” so I know a lot about failing since I would cry about receiving an A- on an exam in grad school. We all have different standards, […]

Uplifted Devotionals

January 13, 2016

Embracing Failure

“Everyday we live is a priceless gift of God, loaded with possibilities to learn something new, to gain fresh insights.”  – Dale Evans Rogers I am a huge gift giver and I enjoy receiving gifts. Some gifts are tangible and some are intangible. Our life is both; it’s priceless! I am beyond grateful to be […]

Uplifted Devotionals

January 9, 2016

The Best Gift

The other day I rode my cute little beach cruiser. We were preparing for our trip to the beach and decided to dust off the bikes. After about two minutes I was so tired due to my lack of exercise on a “real” bike. After I caught my breath as I headed down the hill near […]

Uplifted Devotionals

July 4, 2015

Stop Rushing & Enjoy the Little Things in Life

I just witnessed the most humbling thing today. Wow! As I was sitting in an office building waiting to meet with someone. There was a hiring manager who was highly upset that her candidate did not show up on time. I’m not sure how late this person was but she was not pleased. So about […]

Uplifted Devotionals

October 28, 2014

A Lesson on Patience

  Have you ever tried to pull a tree from its root? Probably, not! Why? Because it is impossible! God is telling us that we must be so rooted and grounded in his word so that we will be impossible to move. The trees with the deep roots suck all of the nutrients from the […]

Uplifted Devotionals

October 18, 2014

Devo: Let Your Roots Grow Down in Him