Category: Confession

My Ambition is a Race Car!

by Shenay Shumake I’m afraid. I’m a private person and this is a public confession about my deepest fear. Sometimes my ambition really scares me.  I can see what’s ahead and it’s both exhilarating and frightening. So here it is.…

Captured

I’ve been captured by You.  Thank God You caught me when You did.  I was on my way down for the last time, but You swooped in and saved me from destruction.  The enemy had me imprisoned, chained to the…

Loneliness Revisited

I have just re-read an early piece I had written about loneliness.  Through writing it all out, I had come to realize that loneliness and solitude are not the same.  Solitude may be a blessing, while loneliness is almost always…

“I am God’s Favorite”

A dear friend of mine has a saying, one that grabs me deep and shakes me up a bit.  It is just a simple little saying, but for my simple mind and heart, its truth and the honest sincerity with…