I want to live my life plugged into God. I have lived much of my life plugged into other people, things, jobs, kids, but now I want to reconnect my power cord to God’s power. The power of God is the Spirit of God and prayer connects us to God. Prayer is a dialogue, a two way conversation. Prayer is also a current, like electricity. … Continue reading Prayer is Power
Mistakes. We all make them. Wrong choices. We all do them. But what do you do with that? Questions to Ponder: Are you one to forgive and forget? Do you hold onto those mistakes to beat yourself up with later? Do you expect yourself to be perfect? Are you angry when you or others make a mistake? I have to admit it – I … Continue reading Our Mistakes Do Not Define Us
Recently a few of my friends shared this poem with me. It rang so true. I remember when I first came to church, it was so hard. And then going through life I have been in most of these situations. How about you? Church is hard. Church is hard for the person walking through the doors, afraid of judgement. Church is hard for the pastor’s … Continue reading Church is Hard
I took my son to Physical Therapy last week. He recently broke both of the bones in his lower right leg. After the Dr. we stopped to pick up lunch for the ride back. We walked in the restaurant and I noticed there were 2 girls in front of us who were ordering. They had to be around 16 or so. One girl had purple … Continue reading What is with the Inflammatory T-shirts?
Hallelujah, spring/summer is on it’s way in. No more snow. Yipee! I am not a fan of cold, snow, or winter, lol. I love when the grass is green and the flowers are blooming. Their fragrance is almost intoxicating. Give me a lilac bush, a rose bush, a hibiscus, anything. I love the smell of new growth. All of a sudden the plant pushes its … Continue reading Are You Ready for a New Season?
Has time ever caught up with you? Maybe it’s because I’m getting older, or maybe because all my kids moved out and are on their own. I was driving my son to the Doctor the other day. He just had a motorcycle accident 2 weeks ago and broke both of the bones in his lower right leg. He was turning 21 in the next few … Continue reading God Will Turn Things Around for You
Mothers Day Quotes for 2021 “I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.”—Abraham Lincoln “Behind all your stories is always your mother’s story, because hers is where yours begins.”- Mitch Albom “As one whom his mother comforts, So I will comfort you; And you shall be comforted in Jerusalem.” – Isaiah 66:13 NKJV “Mothers … Continue reading Mother’s Day Quotes for 2021
Strength. Sometimes I have it, sometimes I don’t. What can I say? I’m still human. Some days I am on top of the world, and other days I can’t find my way out from under a rock. Those hard days I have to take a step back, and pray. In those times I like to remind myself of what God says about strength. “God is … Continue reading Who Needs Strength?
Yes, 2020 sucked. But it’s over. We made it. God saw us through and we are still here! Hallelujah! I don’t know about you, but there were a few times I didn’t know if I would make it to 2021. Yes, I have been knocked down this past year with deaths, COVID in my family, heart attack, and pancreatitis, as well as 5 other ER visits. … Continue reading Rise Up!
I heard this verse on the radio this week and it got to me. I didn’t realize I was so close to giving up. The pressures of Covid, the health issues I and my friends have had, etc. I don’t want to give up. I don’t want to quit. God didn’t bring us this far to leave us here. I choose to believe His Word, and … Continue reading Don’t Give Up!
Have you ever been afraid? Yeah, me too. We are still human. Last week I ended up at the Hospital again. Things were so bad they admitted me. 3 days later I was released. There were times I didn’t know if I was coming home. Possible complications included complete organ shut down and death. Great… “The Lord is my light and my salvation;Whom shall I fear?The Lord is the strength of my life;Of … Continue reading Whom Shall I Fear?
Merry Christmas my friends and family! I know this year is different with the Covid pandemic, however there is still a reason to celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ! “For to us a Child shall be born, to us a Son shall be given; And the government shall be upon His shoulder, And His name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty … Continue reading Rejoice in His Presence