I want Jesus. And I want to love my husband and serve him to the glory of God. Max Lucado is his book How Happiness Happens, tells this story of a women who after four decades of marriage tends to her frail husband as he battles ALS. Every day, for two years, she bathed him,… Continue reading What do I want?
It is so hard to wait. I am impatient, and want answers now. And when I don’t get answers I start making plans. See the doctor, eat more healthily, drink more water, this and that and this and that… what’s the saying about the plans of mice and men oft go awry…??? Its like walking… Continue reading Waiting is hard!
Every Monday I want to focus on gratitude. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 King James Version (KJV): In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. I am reading a delightful book called Cherish by Gary Thomas. Gary speaks about how gratitude is one of the best ways to learn to… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays
Let your faith guide your conscience. In essence our consciences are those parts of ourselves that tell us we’ve just done a very bad thing. We can either listen to our conscience. Or ignore it. And feel very, very bad afterwards. For most of us, we know quite clearly what the right thing to do… Continue reading Eat. Like Jesus did. Part 4.
Food is a very contentious aspect in life. But, I do think we need to take responsibility for how we eat, what we eat and the driving forces that lead us to consume way more than is necessary.
I battle with my weight. Ever since Baby Girl’s arrival on this planet, I have battled with my weight. Before her arrival, I was slender, and well toned. Now, I’m just fat. Well, truth be told, it’s not my weight I battle with – that’s just the result. I battle with eating. I can’t stop. Even… Continue reading Eat. As Jesus did.
“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God.… Continue reading Our deepest fear