Comfort and Joy

Christmas is my favorite holiday. I’m one of “those” people. You know…the ones who start listening to Christmas music in October. That’s me. I’m a Christmas nerd and I wear my Christmas nerdiness loudly and […]

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JOY Jinxers

You’ve made the list. You’ve checked it twice. It doesn’t matter who’s been naughty or nice. It’ll take a lot of wonky math to make your situation better than what it really is. Too much […]

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That Looks Heavy. Need a Hand?

We have all been in a position where, in facing a significant trial, we need extra support from friends and family to walk through the hardest days. But what about the times when it is […]

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You Never Know What the Future Holds…or Who it Will Impact

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. […]

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Feeling Sad This Christmas

I was 8 years old when I first heard that Christmas could be a sad time. I remember so vividly being at my grandmother’s house, standing by her beautiful tree, completely mesmerized by the shimmering […]

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Thanksgiving Blessings

     I’m blessed.  Every year my blog falls on or near the Thanksgiving holiday.  As I write this, praise music is playing in the background.      Recently, I read another history lesson about Thanksgiving.  The […]

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Empty Calories

Anyone who lives on milk, being still an infant, is not acquainted with the teaching about righteousness. But solid food is for the mature, who by constant use have trained themselves to distinguish good from […]

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Truly Enjoy Life

Love…Smile…Breathe…Laugh…Relax I like to think that together, these are the main ingredients required to enjoy my life. Think about the one, the few or many places, times or states of mind where you last experienced […]

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The Best Advice Ever

One of my favorite scriptures in the bible is Proverbs 3:5-6, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do, and he […]

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THANKS (Be to God) GIVING

What if you woke up TODAY with only the things you thanked God for YESTERDAY? November. Ahhh … the month of being thankful and … well – Thanksgiving. It’s tempting this time of year to […]

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