Pull That Card

Pull That Card

So much has gone on these last six months.  We have been surrounded by death, birth, new decisions, new circumstances, and just life in general.  In the midst of all of this, I was visiting with one of my friends, and she said, “Misti, you can PULL THAT...
No Plan B

No Plan B

  As I sat talking with our grief counselor, I showed her a picture that I had taken of Lauren and Stringer’s shoes.  Stringer’s shoes were a size 16 Laurens a size 8.  The difference was amazing, and Stringer’s shoes were enormous.  I told Jan...
That First Step

That First Step

  If you all will recall the last two weeks of coffee with cupcake- The Other Side and We Aren’t Fine. To get to the other side there are several things you must do that I am learning every day. To start to get to the other side you must have Christ beside...
The Other Side

The Other Side

  As I was writing one of my journal entries, these three words jumped off the page.  I sent a text to two of my go-to Bible buddies and asked what their first thought was when I said, “The Other Side? What do these words mean to you?” Heaven The...
We’re Not Fine

We’re Not Fine

How many times have you been somewhere, and you run into a friend maybe not even a friend an acquaintance and they say, “How are you?”  What do you say?  I’m fine; I’m OK!  Liar!  Most of the time, we aren’t telling the truth.  We aren’t fine; we aren’t OK. Today I’m...
Joy in Pain

Joy in Pain

Last week, Michele Kersieck, purchased a few pieces of joy to send to some little girls.  I delivered that afternoon.  I went to the back door no answer, so I went around to the front rang the doorbell and placed the small sacks in the door.  As I was backing out of...