New Ventures I'm excited to tell you that God has been blessing me and directing my life into new avenues. Last fall, I was approved to submit devotional writing to the wonderful online Bible study for women, Gracefully Truthful. Today, my very first submission was published. I share about how my life was like living … Continue reading Living in a House of Mirrors
I had spied those red apple beauties from the biking through the church parking lot. The temptation to sneak under the fence into the horse pasture was mounting. But, I restrained myself. It was Sunday after all and you can't knock on doors asking to eat someone's apples. I decided that tomorrow after school when … Continue reading Red Apple Beauties
Have nothing to do with godless myths and old wives’ tales; rather, train yourself to be godly. For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come. I Timothy 4:7-8 Train - (verb) to direct the growth of (a … Continue reading How to Train Yourself to be Godly
Does a change in weather affect your pain levels? This is a question often posed to the fibro warrior. In short, the answer is YES! After a long night of restless "sleeping". I finally, got up and wrote about it. curleque by Coffee at pixabay Dear Friends; I've been tossing and turning all night because … Continue reading How Does Cool Weather Affect Pain?
Image credit Free Photos at Pixabay Here we stand at the beginning of a new year. Many of us are examining our lives to see where we need improvement. I felt God calling me this year to find the old paths and draw up closer to Him. The next thing He said was, "Go back … Continue reading What are Spiritual Disciplines and Why do I need them?
Which Path Leads to Success in 2020? This is what the LORD says: "Stop at the crossroads and look around. Ask for the old, godly way, and walk in it. Travel its path, and you will find rest for your souls. Jeremiah 6:16, NLT One Word or One Verse? image created for free on canva.com … Continue reading Choose Old Paths at New Crossroads
Typically when I read a book slowly, like this, it's because I am having trouble grasping the truth and I am not wanting to accept it. (ouch!) Thankfully, I am getting it. Read on!
Hate is strong and mocks the song 🙁 Do you hear the sound of Christmas bells this season? Sadly, 2019 this has been the Christmas song on my mind. I look at the headlines and watch the news. It saddens me that we must be at each other's throats. We can't seem to find anything … Continue reading I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
Well, friends, back on track from a small Prime Rib detour. Not a bad detour right? We return to discuss more Christmas baked goods, candies and confections. Grab a pen or pencil and a slip of paper because we have some yummy recipes to share. The following recipe is from allrecipes.com, with all credit due … Continue reading Christmas Baked Goods, Candies and Confections Part 2
I finished wrapping gifts at 3 am that Christmas morning. image credit:Gerard Gellinger at Pixabay I looked around somewhat in disgust as I realized that I had gone overboard once again... really overboard. There were gifts everywhere. And we only have two little ones. There has to be a better way to celebrate Christmas without … Continue reading Celebrating Jesus at Christmas