We all get emotional during the holidays. I would say this one will be even more so, with a lot of people grieving over the loss of friends or loved ones and/or many experiencing separation anxiety. What can we do to calm the nerves and to help us relax that is also healthy and healing?… Continue reading Holiday Stress Relief
As Christians, it is when we forget that Jesus is the Bread of Life, and refuse too obey him that we continue to have struggles with our food...
Last month the ceiling started to fall literally and figuratively. My bathroom ceiling in the basement was falling apart due to humidity. I had to scrape it, install a better vent system and repaint the ceiling and the walls. I needed to do it months ago, but I put it off. What happens when we… Continue reading Help… the ceiling is falling!
This is the year that my heart becomes a WHOLE lot better! I have several holes that are pretty big right now, but with Jesus doing the repairs, I know I'm in good hands. I just have to keep from taking over the tools that He likes to use to get the job done. When… Continue reading Whole In My Heart
As I sit her today, I am experiencing adversity in a large way and needing the arms of Jesus to get me through. I've tried in my own power to fix the situation at hand many times over and it's just not working out the way that I thought that it would or should! So,… Continue reading Living through Adversity in the arms of Jesus
We have a new puppy and the truth is, at 8 weeks old, Skylar didn't come housebroken or house trained. We started training her immediately and she's doing pretty good, but we've had our accidents. It's frustrating, but we carry on. I know from past experience with our other dog, Molly, that it takes awhile.… Continue reading Acceptance of Truth
Friends, Many times, the Thanksgiving season comes with thankfulness for the good things, but if your like me, you've also had to endure hard times or suffering through out the years. As a Christian, God tells us in 1 Thessalonians 5:18 "Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ… Continue reading In Everything Give Thanks
1 John 5:4 For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—OUR FAITH. Have you ever found yourself "fighting for your life" with everything that is within you? To your amazement, your strength increases as the stress piles on and you… Continue reading Fighting for Your Life
What an awesome world it would be if all Christians embraced what it's like to be free from the flesh by being Spirit minded at all times. Of course, that would make us perfect and without need of God's grace in this world. But....when we experience long periods of freedom from the flesh, peace overwhelms… Continue reading Spirit Minded
I think one of the hardest jobs is to be a caretaker for someone who doesn't want to be cared for. This could be caring for anyone with a chronic condition such as an aging parent, spouse, child, or a friend. It's an act of love that is never repaid. When doing this, I have… Continue reading Jesus Cares for You