Archive | November, 2013

I felt your prayers!

“I felt your prayers!” I love to hear someone say this. Praying for someone is such a privilege and it is also a gift when someone offers prayers on your behalf. I love group texts. Such an amazing tool of technology! I have used it often in the last 5 years when I have needed […]

What Lies Within Us

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Self talk! What we say to ourselves is extremely important to the outcome of our lives. Whether positive or negative, our actions are inspired by our thoughts. Of course we can’t positive think our […]

Life is Good

Many have seen the quote “Life is Good because God is Great!” The following are simple truths from the book of James that can lead to a “Life is Good” because God is great: Be doers of the word. James 1:22 Show NO partiality as you hold the faith in our Lord Jesus Christ. James […]

Kindness

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”~ Mark Twain Being kind is such a testimony to me!!! When I experience the kindness of others, it “nourishes” every part of my being. Sometimes my day starts out so wonderfully when I just sit and reflect on the kindness I […]

Child-like Faith!

I will never forget very special moments when our children were little! Some stand out more than others. One particular incident makes me smile to this day!!! It was a Friday afternoon and Brewer and Thomas were over at my friend Aimee’s house. It was typical for our kids to have friends over or they […]

Respect Authority

We should all teach our kids to respect authority. There is nothing worse than seeing a kid in school talk back to a teacher or just blatantly not do what is asked of them. Several years ago, when our youngest was in high school, she kept complaining about one of her classes. The complaining got […]

A Sense of Humor

God has such a sense of humor. Sometimes I just smile, especially when the unexpected happens. Those God moments that only He can orchestrate. Those things you don’t predict. You don’t see them coming and boom…….they happen. After they happen……I/maybe you? sit and reflect and you say to God and yourself……”Wow! That was You, God, […]