Charisse Ann Tyson

Author, Blogger, Writer, and Prayer Warrior.
Unapologetically patriotic, Bible thumping, intercessor, and Jesus freak.

How does a cussing, drinking, bar owner become a Bible thumping soldier in God’s army? Through many miracles, a lot of grace, and lots of prayers.

If you need prayer, I’m here.

Tommy and I have enjoyed two cross-country trips in our motorhome since then and moved to Shingletown in Northern California. God has blessed our lives and endeavors in amazing ways. My heart’s desire is to help others experience Christ’s redemptive powers to change their lives too.

With God’s help, we can all be over-comers. Have you been led to believe that your past sins will always dictate your future? It is a lie from Satan. Through Christ’s death on the cross, He made it possible for us all to be redeemed. He did it for me, and He will do it for you. Helping others to revel in that knowledge is the purpose of my blog. I hope to encourage and uplift you through God’s word and some pretty amazing life experiences.

Whether you know Jesus and want to experience a more intimate relationship with Him or you’d like to open your heart to have one, I’m here to enlighten, encourage, and pray for you. I don’t have any degrees.

Hi, I’m Charisse Tyson. My friends call me Cat. Have you ever been through an event so traumatic that you didn’t think you would survive it? I have. In January of 2002, my husband shattered my world when he asked for a divorce. I didn’t see it coming, though I should have, and it decimated my world.

The good that came out of that terrible situation continues to amaze me. I turned to God in desperation, and He was waiting for me with open arms. He saved my marriage and, very likely, my husband’s life. You see, Tommy was drinking himself into oblivion while I worked like a dog to hold our lives together. Did I mention that I bought a bar, knowing full well that my husband was an alcoholic? I tell the incredible story of God’s redemptive power in my memoir, Born Again, in a Biker Bar. I hope you’ll check it out.

What I learned from that situation would fill many books. Now I have the time to write them. After over 22 years of ownership, I sold Johnny’s Bar & Grill in Hollister, CA, in April of 2018.

Welcome to a community for thrivers!

I’m just a Christian woman that loves Jesus and knows what an incredible difference he can make in your life. I want you to know Him the way I do. I want you to experience His peace that surpasses understanding. It’s a crazy world we’re living in. Without God, I would have lost my mind by now. How are you holding up? Can I help you in any way? Shoot me an email or sign up for my blog updates. I promise not to send you spam. I try to post a couple of times a month.

My goal is to brighten your day.

Are you waiting for a prayer to be answered?

My Latest Blog Posts

I’m living proof that if you wander off of God’s path, He always welcomes you back. If you have been beating yourself up over unwise choices you’ve made, you are in the right place. The goal of my blog is to enlighten, encourage, and build you up using the word of God and my life experiences. We are all in this together. We are not meant to do it alone. Come on in and stay awhile.

On the Road Again! Travel Tales

On the Road Again! Travel Tales

God blessed us once again with excellent house sitters so that we can relax and enjoy our four-month snowbird escape. We are going to put our Thousand Trails membership to good use. I was a bit tired of the drive south on I-5 and suggested that since we were leaving early, we head east and visit our pals in Grass Valley on the way out of California. God blessed us with the best travel weather that we could have hoped for.

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So Much Is At Stake

So Much Is At Stake

I'm so excited that we are re-electing President Trump today. I believe with every fiber of my being; he will win by the biggest landslide in United States history. We will also turn some blue states red and elect people who will work with our President to get things done. The...

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The Faith of our Nation

The Faith of our Nation

  Yes, ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it! John 14:14, the Living Bible. I'm holding on to these words from Jesus with a vice grip these days. I understand that anything I ask God for needs to be biblically based. I can't ask God to wipe Nancy Pelosi and our...

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You Call That a Debate?

You Call That a Debate?

I was expecting to be entertained by last night's debate, but I could not have prepared myself for the bedlam that ensued. I believe that Chris Wallace deserves much of the blame for the lunacy that took place. I maintain that President Trump was the victor, but it...

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Can You Laugh at Yourself?

Can You Laugh at Yourself?

Laughter is good medicine. I think we could all use a little more of it right now. Can you laugh at yourself? Is there a self-deprecating story that you can share to give us all a chuckle? When I think about the embarrassing things that have happened to me, the...

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A Little Too close For Comfort

A Little Too close For Comfort

With fires raging all over California, living in a forest is a bit scary. When a blaze started only a couple of miles away from our house two days ago, it was way too close for comfort for Tommy and me. We have owned our Shingletown, California property for over seven years but...

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Same story different title

Miracles and Grace in an Unlikely Place, Memoir of a Christian Woman Biker Bar Owner, was my memoir’s original title. It was a bit long, and I’d found that the cover I believed to be fabulous was off-putting to some people. When I attempted to sell my book at the famed motorcycle rallies at Johnny’s, Christians didn’t like the cocktail next to the Bible, and non-believers didn’t buy my book because of the Bible on it. I changed the title and the cover in hopes of inspiring more sales. I’d like to know which one you all like the best. I offer them both on Amazon.

Which book title and cover appeals more to you?

Thank you for offering Charisse your opinion, it is appreciated.

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