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LeAnn Dilbeck

November, 2014

  • 26 November

    A Heartfelt Thank You…

    We’ve been overwhelmed with so many blessings this year and wanted to take the opportunity to thank all that have made it possible… First and foremost, we want to thank God for His favor upon our family-owned business that allows us to meet and connect with so many people in so many different ways. The Pulse would not be possible ...

October, 2014

  • 26 October

    Pride goes before destruction…

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Power can evidently become an extremely addictive and intoxicating agent that can devour humility and cloud judgment to the degree that one can assume that every word they utter is profound and every thought and opinion is infallible. We read or hear daily about people in powerful positions that are suspected/accused of corruption almost to the ...

  • 11 October

    Pearls of Wisdom

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Photography is a rapidly growing hobby. When you first get into it, you think it’s all about having a good camera, which is definitely important, but you learn quickly that it also has a lot to do with the lens. Your naked eye sees the opportunity, your creative soul envisions the perfect shot, and then you ...

  • 4 October

    The Great Divide

    BY LEANN DILBECK – If there is one thing being in the news business has taught me is that there is always, and I do mean always, at least two sides to every story… sometimes more.  I’m grateful that this profession doesn’t demand that I take a side but simply present the facts. Unfortunately, I’ve watched issues through the years ...

September, 2014

  • 27 September

    Thieves Among Us…

    BY LEANN DILBECK – We lock our houses. We lock our cars. We have safety deposit boxes to lock our treasured documents or heirlooms. We go to great lengths to protect our belongings but still, there are thieves among us. They are in our homes, our workplaces, our newsfeed… maybe even our churches. They can infiltrate our inner most circles. ...

  • 11 September

    Evil flourishes when good men do nothing…

    BY LEANN DILBECK – As I begin writing this week’s column, the country stands at the edge of yet another war in the Middle East and today is the 9/11 anniversary…a day I, and many others, I know will never forget…a day that has changed the lives of a generation that has served our nation…a day that has helped shape ...

  • 7 September

    The Real Soul Food

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Even though it has been a couple of years since new menu items were implemented on our kids in school, it seems at the start of every year, the subject is still coming up… at least in the Mom circles. Most kids are used to eating the processed foods and while they do eat a limited ...

August, 2014

  • 30 August

    Feeling Invisible

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Everyone wants to feel valued and wanted. Feeling insignificant… even invisible… is incredibly painful, whether you’re 5 or 50. Whether it’s being the last kid picked for kick-ball, or being a teenager seeing pics of all your “friends” at a party you weren’t invited to on Instagram, or maybe it’s working your hardest to earn a ...

  • 24 August

    God is in the Details

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Trust is such a complex word, encompassing so much, and it goes far beyond an emotion. It can provoke emotions but it itself is not an emotion. Defined as, “firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something,” trust can make or break a relationship. How many of us often talk of ...

  • 17 August

    God on the Big Screen

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Our family has been so inspired in the upsurge of faith-based movies. It is so incredibly refreshing to see these inspirational movies on the big-screen instead of vampire/horror films filled with blood and gore. These films, regardless of whether they are ‘Hollywoodized’ entertainment versions loosely based on biblical stories or modern day stories with strong Christian ...