Accepting the fact that trouble will come to us in this sin-riddled and fallen world is one thing, but being of "good cheer," or having a good attitude in the middle of it?
Have you become frustrated with the ongoing reports from “them” about what is healthy and what isn’t healthy? I took some time recently and thought about the health trends that have come and gone over the years: It used to be “no pain no gain” but now “they” say that’s wrong. “Low fat” was all … Continue reading Have a Doughnut
Forgiveness is one of those Christian words that we all are used to hearing. Forgiving others for the wrongs they have done is difficult; the effects of not forgiving someone for their wrongs can have lifelong – even eternal – effects. Those of us who have been around a church or group of believers for … Continue reading Time to Clean Up!
My oldest son recently celebrated his birthday. I’ve had a few days of nostalgia as I’ve remembered him growing up. He was a busy boy! It seems he was born to get things done and take the lead. He crawled early, walked early, ran fast, and was passionate from the start to get it done … Continue reading Red Shoes
One More Time It hasn’t been long Since I last heard your crying to be fed in the night And I held you close, rocking you til you slept Holding you for hours in my arms Seems it was only last night. Only a short time ago Holding your hand tightly in mine We went … Continue reading One More Time
“God will do nothing except in answer to prayer.” John Wesley His Answer He lives outside of time in a place where only He can be Entering in and out of galaxies and space The universe struggles to contain His breath The vast expanse of heaven cannot maintain all of Who He is And it … Continue reading Answers
I suppose there's a first time for everything. The first time a baby sleeps through the night. The first time a child goes to school. The first time your now adult child goes to college. Then, for some of us, there's a first time to be apart for special days and holidays. This year is … Continue reading Just Be Thankful
So I choose the road that seems rough, full of potholes and detours over the well-paved highway.