I still love the old hymns and this one is a favorite, though the further you sing, the more consecration you need. Do you remember "Take My Life"?
Originally posted on GGMandy.com for the five-minute writing challenge. Write for 5 minutes unedited on a specified topic. The prompt ... HAVEN It rained yesterday. Dark billows covered the sun and dropped water heavy from the sky and then more before the wipers could clear our windshield. Lightning flashed around us like paparazzi while thunder shook the … Continue reading There is a Haven
If you taped yourself, what would you hear. Let's practice what we speak.
I lack the words to tell you the effect this weekend has had on me. I went to visit my dear friend, Debra at the nursing home. She is fighting Stage 4 Brain Cancer. Besides the chemotherapy and some kind of radiation cap that she had to wear all the time, Debra has had two … Continue reading Cancer: What Can a Friend Do?
VALUE noun. - the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something. This post is inspired by the PROMPT: VALUE from Kate Motaung and the Five Minute Friday crew. The challenge is to write for five minutes. No editing. I encourage you to go to the link-up and read what others … Continue reading What Has True Value in this Life
When he saw the crowds, he had compassion on them, [FMF Prompt: Crowd START] I get disturbed when I watch the news these days. Whether you look at the protesting crowds or the ones they are protesting against, you see so much that is not of God. But recently, I did a study about kindness … Continue reading When He Saw the Crowds
Are you feeling loved today? Consider Roman's 8:38 What can come between us and the love of God’s Anointed? Can troubles, hardships, persecution, hunger, poverty, danger, or even death? The answer is, absolutely nothing. In this mean and evil world, it's hard to keep our hearts and souls from becoming singed by … Continue reading Loved or Unloved – That is the Question
I Have Settled the Question, Hallelujah! When I heard this week's Five Minute Friday Prompt, I was reminded of an old hymn of the church, "I Have Settled the Question". I settled the question with the Lord in July of 1970 at Sebring, Ohio Holiness Family Campmeeting. My family had spent the week at family … Continue reading Have You Settled the Question?
First Signs of Fibro Dear Sis, Thanks for checking on me the other day. You asked about my first signs of Fibro. As you know, I acquired disembarkment disorder after our cruise to the Bahamas in February 2011 (which has never gone away), follow by neck pain and then I was hit suddenly with extreme, … Continue reading What Were Your First Signs of Fibro
This week’s Five Minute Friday prompt is: EXPECT Setting my timer for five minutes, and … GO. Have you ever tried to say something nice and it came out different than you expect? I have lost count of the times I have done it. I call it, "Foot-in-Mouth" disease. Yep! … Continue reading When You Don’t Get What You Expect