Can you rest in the Lord when your world is spinning? Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3 . . . My doctor sent me to the ER in 2015 to get a scan to rule out a brain bleed. I suffered with a bout of Vertigo for a 24-hour period and he wanted to play it … Continue reading Are you losing your last ray of hope? Part 2
Another heartbreaking announcement, another marriage terminated, another deadly diagnosis, another life wrecked, another day of pain, do you ever wonder when it will end? Are you losing your last bit of hope? Has the light grown so dim you struggle with feelings of desperation and despair? We live in a fallen world, a world tainted … Continue reading Are you losing your last ray of hope? Part 1
My freshman year of college was exciting and terrifying all at the same time. Many felt I swooped in and snatched up one of the nicest guys around, a senior to boot! Many felt the marriage was too quick and destined for failure. Granted, my fragile 18 years of life plus his phlegmatic 21 years … Continue reading 37 Years of “NOT THROWING IN THE TOWEL, even when we wanted to”!
As I read various devotional materials, I am always looking for that encouraging message to aid a middle-aged “young man,” who finds himself in jail. My own spiritual life has been enriched as I search through the purpose-driven author’s wise counsel and deep spiritual truths taken from the Word of God. Paying a visit to … Continue reading Ten Thousand Little Acts
Stopping by Lowe’s on a Sunday afternoon, when spring has sprung, causes some major wanting! And, I don’t think I’m the only one desiring a yard full of God’s created masterpieces. The place is typically swarming. Certainly, the miracle of a plant growing is captivating. Yet, the growing process is not always successful or without … Continue reading Grow Plant Grow!
While in the garage watching my grandson play his innovatively made-up game, and hidden behind my shades, I chuckle under my breath until tears roll. He’s totally oblivious to the delightful entertainment that he provides. Others might think it cruel that I am laughing at his struggles while playing these games, but just think of … Continue reading Lessons from the Grand
Lord, I want to do it myself! Feeling frustrated, I left the kitchen and stepped out onto the front porch. My new neighbor across the way, whom I had given a few quick waves, but not actually met, was in his driveway washing his car. Ask him! Ask him to help you! Fine, I’ll go … Continue reading The journey is not a paved road!!