Tag Archive | Christian

Disappointments, Between a Rock and a Hard Spot, and Training my Thoughts

May 8, 2017 – Disappointments Life has no guarantees. We can plan, we can pray, we can hope, but very seldom does it turn out exactly as we want it to. I’ve had a lot of disappointments in my life and I have to had to face the cold, hard fact that there will probably […]

Friends and Family, The Least of These, and Money

February 1, 2017 – Friends are Family I was never one who had a lot of true friends. I can’t even remember any from grade school, only three that were my best friends from one of the Junior High Schools and none from High School other than my first boyfriends. When I was in grade […]

Trusting God, Courage and Fear

November 12, 2016 – Trusting God I was raised with the Ten Commandments. Maybe my mother didn’t completely quote them as they were in the bible, but I was taught that you don’t lie, you do what your parents instruct you, you don’t cheat, you don’t purposely hurt anyone, you were to be kind and […]

Being an American

September 24, 2016 – Being an American It is very evident that our country no longer holds the status that it once did. Even though it was built on the laws of God, that belief is swiftly being swept aside. Groups pop up here and there, demanding that prayer be taken out of schools, slogans […]

Trust and Changing Lanes

September 22, 2016 – Trust We live in a mixed up world where just about anything is acceptable. Many of our churches have fallen by the wayside because they strive to be popular instead of truthful. They change their bylaws and the bylaws of God to fit what the people want, hoping these efforts bring […]

Counting Blessings, Middle Ground and Outward Appearances

September 19,2016 – Counting Blessings Psalm 77: 11-12 I will remember the works of the Lord; surely I will remember thy wonders of old. I will meditate also of all thy work, and talk of they doings. I can remember when my life was miserable. Nothing ever seemed to go right. When I was in […]

Burdens, Kindness, and One Day at a Time

September 16, 2016 – Burdens Psalm 55:22 Give your burdens to the Lord, and he will take care of you. He will not permit the godly to slip and fall. Everyone, in every walk of life, Rich, poor, famous, unknown, or infamous have problems. For each individual, his/her problems may seem insurmountable. The poor look […]