Mind

Psalm 46:10

Psalm 46:10 “Be still and know that I am God…….” Earlier this year my church offered a 21-day fasting and prayer challenge.  The goal:  to give up something hindering my time, in relationship to God.  Oh, that shouldn’t be too…

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

  My family adopted our sweet little girl out of the foster care system in 2014. We could tell from the first day we met her, that she was dealing with something. Not quite sure what the cause of her…

You’re Making Me Crazy

‘You’re making me crazy!’ I can’t count the times that these words have come out of my mouth since becoming a parent.  Maybe you’d never dream of saying such a thing to your kids…but seriously when it’s 9 pm and…

Respect

“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love” EPH 4:2 R-E-S-P-E-C-T Life can be so difficult sometimes and I’m reminded that we all need to respect one another, for our similarities, differences, struggles and triumphs….

Rise Up and Pray

It was one of those nights.  I went to bed later than my husband, trying to get some work done in preparation for the coming day.  Though I had only slept 4 hours, I was awakened by it.  You know,…

Ahhhhhhhhh Vacation

“I will search for the lost and bring back the strays……..”   EZE 34:16 Ah, the excitement of readying ourselves for vacation. The packing and list making (of items not to be forgotten), locating sunscreen, swimsuits and water shoes not seen…

Developing A Daily Routine

One of my goals for 2017 was to read my Jesus Calling, a book I received about 4 years ago, but not something I had consistently made part of my daily routine. There are a couple key points that made…

There Is No Need To Rush

Sometimes I think that the things that put me in a state of hurry, are things that aren’t even entirely necessary in the first place. I recently fell and hurt myself. I had had a very full day and was…