I don’t know about you, but lately my heart has just been broken and broken, over and over. The state of our world and the condition of our United States just overwhelms me, so much so, I have had to quit listening to news at all this week. And then there is the news of … More WHAT TO DO WITH THE BROKEN?
First and foremost we were made to worship our LORD, Creator of Heaven and Earth. We were created by HIM, and in many ways, we were made to create too. Our CREATOR gave us a perfect universe that quickly became broken, however, and we as broken beings still have that something inside us that makes … More CREATED BY THE CREATOR
In about another month I will be visiting my son again in Colorado. Like anyone else, I am already starting to think what I need to take with me. I love to pack for the warmer months because I can always fit more in my suitcase! Sandals don’t take up much room either. But deciding … More WHAT ARE THE PROVISIONS FOR YOUR JOURNEY?
LORD I JUST WANT TO HAVE ENOUGH TIME……. Recently my two closest girlfriends in the world and I were talking about planning a trip to the beach together. We don’t care what beach, just a beach where we can sit and watch the world go by all day. Between each of us we share aches … More HAVING ENOUGH TIME TO LIVE WELL
In your lifetime as far as you’ve come and in all the days you have lived, is there one secret of wisdom that you feel is valuable above all else? Let me explain. Since I committed myself to CHRIST in April 1998, my life has taken a different path. Before that I thought of myself … More THE SECRET OF A LIFETIME
SHE texts me to say hello and how am I doing……..I respond with the usual: fine. But my hip hurts! She says she is sorry and then says: I am calling you now! Did SHE hear the pain in my text?? SHE calls me because that is what girlfriends do. They know us so well … More HEALING WORDS OF FRIENDSHIP
What is the condition of your heart? I don’t mean your physical heart. It seems that people are well aware of their heart and health in general, but what about your spiritual heart? Have you taken an inventory lately? Your spiritual heart supplies nutrients, energy and strength to your faith, actions, thoughts and words. Yes, … More A HEALTHY SPIRITUAL HEART
Today I received a sweet gift from a friend….. We met for coffee and not only did she come bearing gifts, but she also bought my breakfast. I didn’t plan on it, nor was it a special occasion. Sometimes the best gifts are the unexpected. Have you ever noticed that receiving one always just makes … More A SWEET GIFT
I recently read this: when you serve, you never serve alone. This is a wonderful thought because serving for others can be done alone, but when you serve for an event, more than likely you serve on a team. I love the thought of team. Have you heard the phrase: there is no I in team? I … More THE WONDER OF SERVING TOGETHER
I love the library…….usually readers do!! I have plenty to read at home right off my own shelf in my office, but I still love to go to the library and look to see if I am missing anything good. Recently I had taken some books out and renewed one in particular. This particular book … More A DAY OF GRACE