A. "Anything that I've ever done that was ultimately worthwhile ... initially scared me to death." ~Betty Bender
A. I like to say that I'm not striving for happiness because happiness is often based on circumstances. Happiness can come and go.
OK, now that I've philosophized a bit, I'll say that the moments I've been perfectly happy (content) are when I look around and see my husband and kiddos (and now my son and daughter-in-love) talking, laughing, maybe playing a board game together.
Being a family. Enjoying one another.
A. Honesty. A sense of humor. Loyalty.
A. The disciple Peter. He was fearful at times, and yet, God still used him.
A. Oh, I want to rattle off a list of my girlfriends--so many of them are my heroes. I admire my friend, Renee, who lost her son to cancer. He was only 13. Renee walked that journey out with faith, honesty and courage.