One of my widow friends sighs with disgust, mummers under her breath, or leaves the worship service whenever we sing, "It Is Well With My Soul" because it was one of the hymns at her late husband's funeral. She commented to me one day that she didn't understand why we sang that song so much … Continue reading Is It Well With Your Soul?
Nearly 35 years ago, I made a commitment to walking daily, and have done a pretty good job at keeping that commitment. I love walking with friends, by myself, or with my dog, Callie Marie. Callie is 12 years old and is a walking machine! She’s smart, too. Sometimes, I think she knows I am … Continue reading Living for Jesus
"So to keep me from becoming proud, I was given a thorn in my flesh, a messenger from Satan to torment me and keep me from becoming proud. Three different times I begged the Lord to take it away. Each time He said, 'My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.' … Continue reading His Grace is Sufficient for Me
I admit to being directionally challenged. It's in my genes. Both parents couldn't find their way out of a paper sack, and neither can I! I joke when I say, "If there were more than one way out of my driveway, I would get lost," but the truth is, I would! With Google Maps, I … Continue reading Amazing Grace
Step #1 Love the Lord with all of my heart, soul, mind, and strength. Mark 12:30 Step #2 Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and God will give me everything I need. Matthew 6:33 Step #3 Trust in the Lord with all my heart and do … Continue reading Living Life One Step At A Time
I have a box full of hopes, dreams, fears, future events, what-ifs, doubts, things I’m waiting on, and the list goes on and on and on! In my box is everything that I can think of that I have given over to God. At this point, it’s pretty full, but not full enough that the … Continue reading Letting Go and Letting God