1 THESSALONIANS 5: 18 “IN EVERYTHING GIVE THANKS; FOR THIS IS THE WILL OF GOD IN CHRIST JESUS FOR YOU. It’s hard to believe we are in November, but I love this month and Thanksgiving because of what it means to be thankful/grateful.  I recently was tagged by my buddy Gail. Gail can be … More ONE GRATEFUL PERSON


  “You have been chosen for this recognition because of the encouragement and inspiration you bring to your readers.” I think GOD is an amazing GOD, but I do believe that HE really does have a sense of humor and knows our soft spots.  So when I was nominated for this award I remembered this…… … More BARNABAS AWARD


A friend once advised me to: let it rest…….just let it be.  When we are going through troubling circumstances, oh how our minds run away with the problem!  Our thoughts consume us, turning over and over in our minds until we are exhausted mentally and sometimes physically. I like to call this: mind-labor.  We labor … More LET IT REST


I would rather be too vulnerable than too tough.  How many of us were raised with this idea: only the tough win…….only the tough are a success in life. I don’t know about you, but I’m kinda through with being tough. I don’t want or need to be a “rock” and I will tell you … More NOT LIKE A ROCK


Be careful dear ones where your feet tread.  Here in Arizona during the hot summer months we need to watch carefully on all sidewalks and yards for fire ants.  Being bit by even one is a bad experience.  I know firsthand because one summer I walked into a group of them, wound up with 11 … More STEPS OF SUCCESS


Because of the world spinning out of control lately, my thoughts turn to how and where in the world do I find safety? Home is always a sanctuary for most and we tend to feel safe within our four walls.  But what about when you step out into the world beyond your home? Safety can … More YOU ARE SAFE HERE