Random Thoughts

Walk Away As Jesus Did

by Yvonne Chase

Evil doesn’t always come sporting a goatee & carrying a pitchfork. It doesn’t always present itself with malice. It can use words of love, faith, proper authority, and even scripture. But evil always destroys. Sometimes quickly sometimes slowly, but eventually it takes its toll. Gary Thomas shared those words in his new book When To […]

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Sergey Made The First Day Of 2020 Great

by Yvonne Chase

Hello readers, what’s been the best part of your New Year so far? I smiled from ear to ear when I looked down at my phone and saw a happy new year text from Sergey, my former neighbor. That text made the first day of 2020 great! Sergey and I lived on the same floor […]

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Who Knew A Hug Could Cause Such Anger!

by Yvonne Chase

Last week, the world witnessed an unbelievable act of forgiveness when Brandt Jean, the brother of Botham Jean who was shot to death by Amber Guyger chose to give her a hug in the courtroom. Watch the video below and we’ll talk after… Forgiveness is a topic I study and read about often because I’ve […]

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Gimme A Break I Sure Deserve It

by Yvonne Chase

I didn’t plan to take a break from blogging, however, that’s exactly what happened. Guess I needed it. A lot goes into uploading a weekly blog post; research that often leads to Bible study then there’s searching for the right images, SEO optimization, tags and of course coming up with a catchy title like this […]

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Adrienne Houghton says, “Church Is Like A Hospital”

by Yvonne Chase

Have you ever been sick and went to a hospital? Why did you go? Unfortunately, I have been to the hospital/ER and in the hospital more times than I care to remember. With each stay, my goal was to get better as quickly as possible. That’s why I went; to get better, not remain the […]

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25 Things You Don’t Know About Me

by Yvonne Chase

Today is a holiday so I decided to take a holiday from serious posts and do a fun post that gives you an opportunity to learn about me. My ultimate hope is to learn something about you. 1. I once tried Tim Ferris’ Comfort Zone Challenge on a second date. I convinced my date to […]

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Act Right, Do The Right Thing And Do Better

by Yvonne Chase

I am tired of reading post after post about forgiveness and grace without any mention of how we ought to live. Yes, we have to forgive others if we want to be forgiven by our Heavenly Father. With that said, can we get some “act right” in our spirit? Some do the right thing? Some […]

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Women Get On My Last Nerve

by Yvonne Chase

Last Nerve Actually, women don’t get on my last nerve, I’m a champion of women and know we can accomplish so much more together than we can apart, however, after reading this post you will hopefully understand the title. People Listen To You Okay, this post came about after I got kicked out of the […]

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Live Like The Birds

by Yvonne Chase

I miss you, Dalton. I’m sorry you suffered so much in the end. You were the best brother a sister could ever have. 8 years ago today, well actually on 3/2, three days before you died, I stood by your bedside while we were talking and you said, “I want you to live like the […]

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It Is Well With My Soul

by Yvonne Chase

It Is Well With My Soul It’s been six months since my mother died. Within these past months, it’s been revealed to me how much I am my mother’s child. Yesterday while at church belting out It Is Well With My Soul, the closing hymn we sang at her funeral, it blew my mind how […]

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