One of the questions on a recent WordPress "tag" was, "How many times a day do you look in the mirror?" The tag wasn't sent to me, but I took the time to answer it for myself. Unless there's a mirror over the sink, I don't make many efforts to look, but by the end … Continue reading Reflection
"In the beginning, God................." Tomorrow, January 1, is traditionally known as New Year's Day, a day of new beginnings! Many will declare January 1 as a "fresh start" day by making resolutions they hope to keep! If you make New Year's resolutions, I challenge you to place God at the beginning and at the end … Continue reading In the Beginning
Like many of you, I am a list maker. Making a list keeps me on track and accountable. One of my favorite things to do is to make lists when I am studying or reading God's Word. When I come across action, absolute, and repeated words in the Bible, I get excited because I know … Continue reading Continue On
Influence: The capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the outcome itself. My heart's desire is to influence others to follow after Jesus Christ. I know many of you have the same passion, too. The Bible says, "Delight yourself in the LORD, and He will give … Continue reading Influence
"Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she smiles at the future." Proverbs 31:25 As part of my quiet time, I have been reading through the book of Proverbs. No matter how many times I read the Bible, I "see" verses that I didn't see the last time. That's one of the beauties of God's Word … Continue reading Smile
Morning came early, and I started out late! My alarm was set for 5:00 AM, but by the time my eyes focused on the clock, the time was 7:26 AM, and I had to leave my house by 7:40 AM to get to work on time! I quickly did some "fuzzy" math, and calculated that I … Continue reading Late!
I love the outdoors and nature, but I do not like camping! Our family went camping once! My husband and son said, "Come on! It will be fun! There's nothing better than food cooked out over a campfire!" We borrowed my brother-in-law's tent, packed the ice chests, and lots of bags full of food, paper … Continue reading Wilderness