Should You Travel to Israel Solo for an Amazing Trip of a Lifetime?

The grand finale, should you travel to Israel solo? Wouldn’t you want an amazing trip of a lifetime? YES, and yes! One year after this life-changing journey, it has been hard to put it together for others to get what it meant to me. You probably won’t, because it was intended just for me. Therefore … Read more

Israel Should Not Be A “Bucket List”

Don’t make Israel a “Bucket List” trip, make it a “now” trip. November 2017 was my first trip to Israel. It changed my life forever.  My only regret was not going when I was in my 20’s. There is so much you will bring back in your heart, soul & spirit that America needs. What … Read more

Who wants to go? Walking Talpiyot, Jerusalem, Israel Day 6

Israel Solo – Day 6 – Chillaxin in Talpiyot   Today would be a great day to take in Talpiyot, Jerusalem. It is an area South of the Old City , but just North of Bethlehem. I decided after such a big day yesterday that I’d take a day to just….be. “Be”ing for me is … Read more

Jerusalem Day 1 – Israel – Day 5 (Pt 3) ~ Redneck Rhapsody

In search of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre   I knew I was close, but just kept ending up on the wrong street, with each wrong turn around every corner was a beautiful surprise and more culture to absorb. I did find the entry to a courtyard area that was through this little doorway … Read more

Wednesday Word – Pastor Steve 5/23/18

Pastor of The Bridge Church in Cabot, AR – Steve McCuin Pastor Steve McCuin is on a mission to help the lost, and share the gospel of Jesus Christ. He does step on toes…I have left with mine bruised, but never broken. He has shown me over the past 8 years what it means to … Read more

Israel…Here I Go!!! Fearless Friday

Israel…Here I Go! So, Israel is where I’m headed. First time for an out of the country adventure by myself. Much to some’s dismay, I’m am over the moon about this heartfelt God lead journey. I cried when I left in November, because there’s is just something about this place. There are truly no words … Read more

Wednesday Word – “My Church”

Backyard God & Blog I can walk out in my backyard and it’s “My Church”; especially in the spring. You can just see & feel God everywhere. I spent a little time between Mother Nature’s Bi-Polar extreme expressions of her split personality this last few days trying to get things ready for summer. I was … Read more

Fearless Friday: Trip Time

Trip Time! Well, it’s been quite a while since I have traveled….totally solo, that is. My longest solo trip is to go see my sister regularly to keep my great cuts, colors, curls or lashes. It’s about a 2 hours (1.5 for me) one way every 4-6 weeks, so not that big of a deal. … Read more

Wednesday’s Word – Shalom

HIS WORD in MY LIFE Shalom – Hebrew word meaning peace, harmony, wholeness. completeness, prosperity, welfare and tranquility and can be used idiomatically to mean both hello and goodbye (Wikipedia). If your life happens to be a roller coaster ride like mine…full of ins & outs, ups & downs, twists & turns; Jesus is the … Read more