As many of you, I am staying home during this crisis. Many of you are "essential workers" and I am thankful for all you do. My daughter is an essential worker at an assistant living facility. She, as everyone else there, takes precautions and wears the personal protective equipment that is required. I know that … Continue reading Confidence in God
We have our entire life to make decisions and plans, but our plans are not always fulfilled the way we want them to be. You here people say, "In five years this is what I will be doing." How do you know that? You don't! We cannot predict the future and we cannot change the … Continue reading What If we could change the past!
With so many warnings and information from our local authorities, it is difficult not to get anxious. These are trying times and we are all in this together. We can take this time to settle down and watch movies, play games, read a book or write a letter. If you happen to take a walk, … Continue reading Beauty in the midst of anxiety
Thinking of your body as a temple is not something we usually think about. I used to think of a temple as a huge building of some sort. Your body is a temple. "Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received … Continue reading Our bodies, Our temple
The last eight months have been a little crazy for me. My daughter got engaged and I have been planning a wedding. My father in-law passed away, and my husband fell from a 16 foot ladder. I am planning a bridal shower, finishing my associates degree in Religion, and now my dog needs surgery. Now … Continue reading Stop, Slow Down!
I have two adult daughter whom I love very much. Both are different, yet the same. One is a professional wedding photographer and the other is working towards her Certified Medical Assistant. I am so proud of both of them and yet sad because they grew up. Kids are suppose to grow up and have … Continue reading Kids Grow Up
I remember when I was a little girl I would pray every night before bed. I don't recall my exact age, but I know I was under ten years of age. My mom is one of eight kids, so my prayers would last forever. I would pray for every aunt and uncle, cousin and the … Continue reading Prayer
I used to always wish for a wonderful singing voice. Yes, your right, I cannot sing. My voice is so bad that even my girls tell me to stop. I do sing when I am driving down the road. It is easier, and no one can hear or comment. I even sing out loud when … Continue reading Sing for the Soul
"Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own."Matthew 6:34 I am thankful everyday for what God has given me. Not only thankful, but happy and content because everything I have comes from Him. But in those times of being happy, unknown circumstances come … Continue reading Do Not Worry
Many of us can say we love our family, but then we turn around and speak negative about them. Are you one of many who feel lukewarm toward your family? You may feel the same way towards God. Do you love God with all your heart, all your soul and all your mind? Or is … Continue reading Do you love or are you lukewarm?