Walking with God in the Garden

There is so much to do in the garden. One of those tedious elements of gardening is the weeding. Pulling weeds and planting seeds is truly the story of a gardener’s life as well as the story of life itself. When I am weeding in the garden I am really in the moment, thinking about…

We are Called to Serve

I moved out of my the home I shared with my children and their father on May 13, 2002. Victoria and I set out on our own, leaving their dad and my son Anthony behind. This was the hardest decision I have made in my life. My oldest daughter Vanessa, was living on her own….

Becoming One in Marriage

I was recently glancing through the pictures from my wedding day and began reminiscing about what a beautiful fall day it was, how nervous (an excited nervous, not a cold feet nervous) I felt, and the look on my husband’s handsome face as I gracefully made my way down the aisle. We had finally come…

Surrendering to Him in Prayer

In February, I joined the Women’s Bible Study, Chase, and I was excited the group leader had asked me to lead one of the studies. I prayed for God to guide me and give me the words to inspire these women. During the time I attended the Bible Study, I was also experiencing the loss…

Gardening This Good Earth

A little about me: I lived in El Indio, Texas and traveled in the womb of my mother with my twin sister to be born in Eagle Pass, Texas a long, long time ago. We grew up on a small farm where my dad grew corn and other vegetables. My dad was a school principal…

Cultivating our “Community” through gardening…

At Life Point, we started a “Women’s Group” with a Garden themed devotional and met in my home. Our first gathering was on September 12, 2014. As we met we grew in number; we learned to make basil pesto, made some really cute hanging mason jars and filled them with fresh flowers, and attempted to…

Man Month at the Movies: Father’s Day Celebration

For most, the third Sunday in June represents a day where we honor our fathers. At Life Point, it’s a day where men from near and far can experience the ultimate “man” day, dedicated just to them. You see, for the past three weeks, walking into Life Point was any man’s church haven (or shall…