When We Forget People Are Human

When We Forget People Are Human

When the WakeMed ICU physician told me and my kids that my husband and their father was going to die, she gave us a lecture on vaccines. Not, “I’m sorry,” or “Are you okay?” But, a lecture. A modicum of caring at that devastating moment...
Don’t Get Ahead of God

Don’t Get Ahead of God

God spoke to me in a dream last night. I dreamt my husband, who passed away last month, and I were in a car. He was driving but got out of the vehicle to stand in the road. I was in the passenger seat and thought I should continue down the road, so I put the car into...
A Piece of My Heart in Heaven

A Piece of My Heart in Heaven

It’s with a heavy heart I report that my husband passed away. The kids and I are devastated, he was warm, outgoing, generous, community-building, loving man. He will be missed by MANY! From the obituary… He is survived by his wife, Cat, daughter Anna and...
Pray for the Afghan Women and Girls!

Pray for the Afghan Women and Girls!

With the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan this week, I ask everyone to take a moment to pray for the Afghan women and girls who will be forced back into the dark ages by the Taliban. Through US efforts, they have been allowed freedoms never experienced,...
Sense of Style: 3 First Ladies

Sense of Style: 3 First Ladies

This Tweet made me chuckle. It’s true that Michelle O has a “look” and Melania has a “look.” But Dr. Jill just buys expensive clothes and they hang on her awkwardly because she’s not buying clothes for her body and her style....