Her text read, “I’m emailing it now.”
Filled with excitement, my heart thumped like a drum solo; ba-dum, ba-dum, ba-dum-bum-CHING.
Obsessively clicking the get mail symbol, anticiapation was killing me.
Then it appeared in my inbox and I stared at my computure screen in disbelief. Tears welled. It was all the things I believe about women—how when we stand together united, we are a powerful force—not easily broken.
My sweet friend and talented artist, Carla Autrey sketched on paper what I couldn’t articulate in words—my heart’s drum beat.
Her rendering and this year’s theme for our Overwhelmed Conference, spoke to the depths of my soul and emotions spilled onto my cheeks.
I want you to be the first to see it.
“Two can stand back-to-back and conquer; three is even better,
for a triple-braided cord is not easily broken.”
Ecclesiastes 4:12 TLB