“And who knows but that you have come to royal position for such a time as this?” Esther 4:14 Happiness, Joy, being positive, seeing the "glass half full".... it is all a choice. As I look through my social media feeds and the news, listen to people talk/post on their page or account (aka, complain), … Continue reading The grass is always greener….It’s a Choice…
If you really get to know me, something you will figure out is that I like to give and I like to serve. Sometimes it is my biggest strength, as well as my biggest weakness... But I make no excuses for being myself. If I believe in a cause or ministry, I will do what … Continue reading Gut check: What’s my Motivation?
As Summer begins, I am taking time just to set goals for the next 6 weeks and as I have, I am revisiting this..... 5 things Written in March, but Response written today. Have I been successful since March in these areas? Somedays... maybe... but most days, probably not. Good thing I am a work … Continue reading Working on Life
Passion Week begins... Palm Sunday. As I sit here and reflect on what Christ experienced as He made His way to the cross and took on all sin that was and is and is to come I am overwhelmed. On Sunday He was praised and by Friday those same people that were saying "Hosanna" were … Continue reading … it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.
Psalm 73:25-26 Whom have I in heaven but you? And there is nothing on earth that I desire besides you. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. When I was in college I was in an ensemble and one of the girls wrote a song using Psalm 73:25-26. Since that … Continue reading The strength of my heart
Relationships and honoring people should be intentional as we set our own desires and pride aside, and putting others needs before our own. Honor, noun, high respect; esteem.;a privilege. To Honor, verb, regard with great respect; fulfill (an obligation) or keep (an agreement). "Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor." Romans12:10 (ESV) I … Continue reading I Honor you
A friend loves at all times... Proverbs 17:17 In a person's life, they usually have several friendships, and a lifelong friend is a rare treasure. Friendship is something that we discover throughout life and that concept changes over time. Through Grade School, Middle School (Jr. High), and High School, your friends are/were, due to … Continue reading Making friendship a competition
I was reminded of a passage of Scripture today as I was teaching. It is a passage that many people know and usually equate with the power that Christ had. However, so much more can be gleaned from this particular passage. To me it is one of not only the power that Christ has, but … Continue reading The other side and Faith