Brave Enough To Love

I want to be brave enough. I want to be strong enough. I want to be brave enough To love you The way that is needed And always stands on truth— The way that reaches into your heart. Brave enough to stand up tall. Brave enough to try. Brave enough to love again. Brave enough…

The “I Love You” Song

This is a little song that I wrote for my kids. It started with one of my kids sitting on my lap. He was very sad. He’d had a hard day and was getting into trouble a lot. I just started singing this to him. I added more to it later,  put it to music…

Each Day’s Choice

Each day has a choice: A choice to love, A choice to fear, A choice to thank, A choice to complain, A choice to see the truth, Or believe a lie. Each day I choose what I will be; Each day I choose what I will see– Be it truth and reality! Each day I…

He’s Got It

  You know it’s interesting How life ebbs and flows Sometimes it’s painful To see how things go. But life is full of joy, too. It’s not all sadness. Circumstance, relationships, health, They all have their ups and downs. Sometimes, you just have to keep going Even when the going gets rough. That’s often easier…

Still Be A Man

I watch him as the days, months and years go by. He works so hard at everything he tries Meeting failure at every turn. Pushing, trying, letting go— No matter what he does It seems failure is in his wake And that his fruit is tears. How much more of this can he take? It’s…

Individual Worth

Dear Reader, My aunt recently asked me to give a talk to my cousin on one of the Young Women’s values.  The one that stood out to me and that I chose was INDIVIDUAL WORTH. I would like to share with you what I learned and the thoughts that I had, which I shared with…