Is that a new Chair? Why yes, it is!

A few years ago, we gave my daughter the task of refinishing an outdoor wooden chair.  She was very excited at first to begin, but was quickly disillusioned when she found out that before she could use the paint, she would have to spend hours sanding, cleaning and repairing.  The fun part of painting would … Continue reading Is that a new Chair? Why yes, it is!

God’s Provision for Nutrition

I woke up this morning and my body was so achy!  We had a party this weekend and I overdid and ate everything from candy bars to kettle corn.  My joints are killing me!  Sugar tastes soooo good going down, but when it starts to go through my body, it beats me up.  Does this … Continue reading God’s Provision for Nutrition

The Problem with Four Legs and a Tail!

Meet Molly, my furry friend of six years!  I love her dearly, but she is relentless when she wants my attention.  She constantly wants to play and I mean constantly.  If I don't play with her on her timeline, she begins to nag me and nag me.  If I continue to ignore her, she goes … Continue reading The Problem with Four Legs and a Tail!

Walking through the Darkness as a Dandelion

Guest Blog Article published for Soaring with Him Ministries - Jan. 16, 2014 In December, my Mom and I had an encounter with a man who spoke wisdom and encouragement to us.  I believe what he said to us was from the Lord.  He spoke about grief and this is what we heard: "The sun … Continue reading Walking through the Darkness as a Dandelion

Our Journey With God Into the Land of “Gluten and Dairy Free”

I'll never forget the night that my husband and I huddled in the hall, with fear in our hearts and tears in our eyes.  We said a prayer that God would please let us discover what was causing the terrible infections plaguing our son at the tender age of three.  We prayed that his 103 … Continue reading Our Journey With God Into the Land of “Gluten and Dairy Free”

Struck Down, But Not Destroyed

I remember my Mother telling me that one day I would long for heaven!  I was actually resistant to her statements because, as a young person, I wanted my heaven to be on this earth.   I would NEVER be like my mother!  Why did she always want to listen to that Christian music?  Why … Continue reading Struck Down, But Not Destroyed

Solving Depression by Learning… a Thankful Heart is a Heart Full of Hope!

They warned us, but we didn't listen.  We thought we had this one.  We were experienced in relocation!  After all, we were already living in another country and had moved five times before that.  Asia was supposed to be great.  How could they ask if we were sure we could handle this?  What were they … Continue reading Solving Depression by Learning… a Thankful Heart is a Heart Full of Hope!