How is it that one child lives a completely different life than the other child while both are living in the exact same house with the exact same parents? These parents are amazing, loving sweet and wonderful; yet one has a lot of negative memories and the other a fairy tale. I lived the fairy … Continue reading A Sibling’s Perspective.
Are you looking back? There are 2 reasons to look back #1 to learn from the past to make the present better, #2 to stay in the past and hold on to hurts or sorrows. The number 1 reason is the best one. God gave us the Bible to learn from so we wouldn't repeat … Continue reading Don’t Look Back?
This is Lucy! She's my precious furbaby (that almost went back the first 3 months we had her). She is a 10-month-old Yellow Labrador. She loves it when we put hats on her! It absolutely thrills her. I have her stocking on the mantel and just bought her a huge bone for Christmas. This is … Continue reading Christmas Fur-Babies
Definition of envy/envies 1: painful or resentful awareness of an advantage enjoyed by another joined with a desire to possess the same advantage 2: obsolete : malice 3: an object of envious notice or feeling _______________________________________________________________ I was reading a devotional today from Andrew Wommack. If you will open your heart and mind to God and … Continue reading Envy- is an Indication of Self-Centeredness
A few years ago I wanted to see God in my every day – the things that are around me. I asked God, not for signs, but for reminders. I wanted to be reminded of His promises for me. Psalm 91:4 “He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings, you will find … Continue reading God Protects Me
I remember going on vacations with my grandparents. We went to Red Top Mountain and Santa’s Land (I think in NC), and other places. The thing I remember the most was the time in the car. We would sing songs and play I Spy. Granny, my grandmother on my mother's side, would make us all … Continue reading Evil in Disguise
I am thankful for God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit. I am thankful for God's unconditional love. I am thankful for Jesus' sacrifice for His life to save mine. I am thankful for the Holy Spirit being with me every second of the day cheering me on and ministering to me. I am thankful that … Continue reading Thankful
Ps 23:5 My Cup Runneth Over Then get a BIGGER cup! Expect the blessings. Expect great things from God - be prepared for the overflow of His blessings!
Today, I will look at God and see Him working and NOT focus my attention on the people in my life that are causing me to be distracted! And by distracted I mean – The ones that say negative things, or act negatively to me. The devil is trying to take my focus off my … Continue reading Weathering the Storm
That is the question! We all know we should forgive but I think we get confused on the definition of the word FORGIVE. It just means that you are giving up your right to hurt the person that hurt you. End of story. The confusion begins when we are little and our sibling hurt us … Continue reading Forgive or Not to Forgive?