God Went Ahead to Get Things Ready for You

Wherever you are going, whatever you are doing, God promised to go ahead of you to prepare the way. I can’t tell you how many times I have depended on these verses. I started a new job this week. I’m back in the School District helping kids. That part is exciting. But can I tell you I was really nervous the first day. I didn’t … Continue reading God Went Ahead to Get Things Ready for You

Pursue Peace

We have been so blessed this month with visiting family. My brother came out from Nevada with his family for a week. And this week my brother in law from CA and my sister in law from MI are here. Now may I confess, we do not have the picture perfect family. There have been troubles and fights and disagreements. I have to confess that … Continue reading Pursue Peace

12 Quotes on How to Enjoy Your Life – Carpe Diem

Are you enjoying your life? Do you savor each day as it comes? I think the older I get the more I treasure each day here  with my family and friends. Maybe it’s just the ‘aging’ thing, idk. But I do know that each day that I live there is something more to be grateful for. God is good, no matter what the circumstances. And … Continue reading 12 Quotes on How to Enjoy Your Life – Carpe Diem


BETTER ~Copyright 2015 Diana Rasmussen You can’t sit in the sun without feeling it’s warmth You can’t step in the ocean without getting wet Believe in the good, despite what you see Hope, like a seed, sprouts up from the dark Have faith, things will get better for you yet  Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything; tell God your needs, and don’t forget … Continue reading Better

Spring Training #2 – Making Our Money Work for Us

Last time we talked about exercising our faith by honoring our bodies in SPRING TRAINING #1 – HONORING OUR BODIES. Today I would like to focus on another area that I personally am working on and that is how to make our money work for us.  I admit it, I have been ignorant in this area. No class in High School or College prepared me … Continue reading Spring Training #2 – Making Our Money Work for Us

A Verse in my Head

I woke up this morning and Holy Spirit gave me some breakfast. “This is the day the Lord has made, I will rejoice and be glad in it.” Guess He knew I would need that today. Especially after: The coffee pot wouldn’t brew. I am really cranky without my morning coffee – just ask my husband. But my response, “This is the day the Lord has … Continue reading A Verse in my Head

Hippie Politics

Thought I would have fun with this one.  Laugh or cry right? Politics is one of those ‘taboo’ subjects, just like religion.  Seems it stirs everyone up, especially if you see things differently. I am glad God likes flavors.  On another forum I was reading about music and politics. Quite a strange mix. Yet we all have an opinion and are passionate about it.  Reminded … Continue reading Hippie Politics


“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”  – Maya Angelou   HEARTSTRINGS Copyright 2014 Diana Rasmussen I miss you like the stars miss the sun Walk down memory lane I know I’ll run into you there Smell the sea, feel the sun see the stars, touch the … Continue reading Heartstrings