The Lie of Perfection

Perfection is a LIE. A big fat LIE. And, perfection is exactly what almost kept me from writing this post today!!! GEEZ!!! (Insert eye roll) Surely there is not a righteous man on earth who does good and never sins. Ecclesiastes 7:20 However, I am so glad I didn’t listen to the inner voice taunting […]

Dancing in the Storm

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain.” The above quote from Vivian Greene seemed completely appropriate today considering how many Texans don’t have power, water or gas during this 2021 Ice/Snow Apocalypse! Of course, our dancing in Texas will have to be performed in winter […]

Get Going

Can you believe it’s already almost the middle of February 2021?? Where does the time go?? It’s absolutely crazy how quickly the minutes, hours, days and now years are passing. Ugh!!! I better get going because I’ve got stuff to do before my time is up!!! Don’t know about you, but I’ve got big dreams, […]

Stopped and Stuck

It’s been a while, friends.  Three and a half years to be exact. To be honest I’m not sure of the number one reason I haven’t written GEM since September of 2017, but I do know there are many of them. The one that sticks out in my mind the most is that the devil […]