Tag Archive | family

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 […]

Home, Promises, One Day at a Time

January 27, 2017 – Home I’ve called many places home. I was born in Chicago, raised most of my childhood in Colorado, spent many years in Ohio, lived in Florida, Arizona, Texas, New Mexico, Vermont, and Missouri. Some of the places I only lived for a few months and a few for only a year […]

Comfort and Limits

January 25, 2017 – Comfort One of the definitions of comfort is: contented or a feeling of well being. Where do you find your comfort? Where is your comfort zone? Is it visiting with family and friends, sitting at the local bar, spending time at home or out in your garden? Is it a feeling […]

Gifts, Callings, and Relaxing

December 26, 2016 – Gifts We all like to receive and give gifts. We do it at weddings to help the new couple set up house keeping. We do at Birthdays and Anniversaries as well. We give gifts at Christmas, graduation, and even at funerals to help the family with funeral costs. Sometimes we give […]

Waking Up, Winter and Family

December 17, 2016 – Waking Up There are some mornings when I wake up that I just want to curl up and go back to sleep. I’m just so warm and cozy under the blankets, just so comfortable that I don’t want to move, but I swing my feet to the floor, stand up and […]

Depression, Insanity, and Fatigue

December 1, 2016 – Depression I walk into the kitchen. I stand there for a few moments, wondering why I came in there. I glance at the sewing area and think “I really need to work on that pile of mending”. Then I turn and look at my plant table and think “they probably need […]

Gentleness, Holy Spirit, Prayers, and Perseverance

November 27, 2016 – Gentleness Philippiams 4:5 Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is near Ephesians 4:2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love Life is tough; no one has a perfect life. Stress can make us act in ways we really don’t […]