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Trust God…No Matter What

I’ve gotten an barrage of emails, phone calls, texts, messages from all over the country wanting to know where I am right now. No one-including me-knew where I’d be after my conference in Indianapolis. So, to set the record straight, I’m homeless! Seriously! But it’s not what you think. Two months before I departed on […]

When the Storm Rages

Yesterday I spent the day in downtown Henderson, Kentucky with a new friend I just met. Debie Michael and I made arrangements to meet and spend the day together. We only met two weeks ago and saw each other for the second time on Sunday at church. She invited me to be part of a […]

Things are Black and White?

Yesterday I spent the day in the park in downtown Henderson, KY. It’s a great place to prop my leg up… and to meet the local people. It was cool and sunny. I simply could not resist. After lunch, I moseyed back to the gazebo and met a very interesting character. Pertis Cosby (no relation […]

It’s Not About the Bike

Since I began this Road to Freedom Bicycle Tour across America, I’ve said that it’s not about the bike. It’s about getting into the lives and hearts of the women who I come in contact with day after day whose lives are changed. They have been liberated, healed and have gained courage to face their […]

Homemade Ice Cream and Surprise Blessings

I wrote this yesterday afternoon just after getting off the phone with a very good friend of mine from Florida. She and I have known each other since 1986 and we hadthe best time. Cathy is definitely a blessing. Until the last week, I hadn’t had homemade ice cream in over forty years. In fact, […]

Super Glue, Duct Tape and Dollar Bills… Oh, and a Miracle or Two

I spend most of yesterday going over my bike to assess damage from my ten mile ride through soft gravel. The bike itself was amazing. My tires, on the other hand, didn’t particularly care for the road at all. I had two flat tires. As I took one  off to patch it, I noticed the […]

Across the Table

Yesterday morning I was invited to a Bible study in the home of a retired female pastor. I eagerly accepted the invitation and before I knew it, I found myself sitting around a long table with other women. I was asked to share about the Road to Freedom Bicycle Tour and as I did, the […]

Three States, Three Deaths, Three Blessings

Yesterday I started in Kentucky. Because the twin bridges over the Ohio River into Indiana is treacherous, my new friends, Danny and Clydean offered to drive me across. I eagerly accepted! So, as much as I would have like to have pedaled over the state line, I was grateful to have the safety of doors […]

Live On Purpose: Tribute to Todd Satterfield

I never met Todd. He passed away more than a week ago from cancer. He was 33. What I did meet was his influence from total strangers in McDonald’s in Henderson, Kentucky. On Saturday, I told the story of two young ladies who Blessed me… on purpose. They approached me in the fast food joint […]

Fried Green Tomatoes

Last night, after spending the day wandering around the quaint little town of Henderson, Kentucky, my new friends made a southern delicacy: Fried Green Tomatoes. Along with fried okra, this was the highlight of my day.  Winding along the Ohio River was great. Visiting the John Audobon State Park was beautiful. Fried green tomatoes were […]