Monthly Archives: June, 2017

For Such a Time as This, Ester & CR

The book of Ester reads more like a fairytale than any other books of the Bible… there is a beautiful Queen, King, hero and a villain… but twisted plot where God shows himself… It’s a good read… Queen Ester  But this story isn’t a fairytale… It’s real life… I’ll skip to a later part in …

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Routines, Jesus & Spirals

My Christian routine has been off lately… Hubby retired, living in a new place, family needs… new commitments, times of sharing with friends, other personal trials… oh – don’t forget that I still deal with Mental Health Issues – and the cherry on the top – a brain injury… (the coconut – ADHD) I NEED …

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Rejoice and Gentleness

Phil 4:4-8  Rejoice the name always,  and again I say rejoice!  Let your gentleness be evident to all! I had an AHA! moment today. With my anxiety I usually pray this scripture. Philippians 4:4-8. It just keeps my attention on God instead of anxiety. The second line the gentleness, I never really got until today. …

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A Tomato And Mental Health

 I was tending to my little garden, a hopeful success this summer (I usually kill anything). As I was working my way down to my tomato plants – I saw it! My first tomato! (and yes I know there are more in the picture). What makes this little tomato so special was a reflection on how 1, …

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Josiah and Manasseh and CR

2 Chronicles 34:19 When the king (Josiah) heard what was written in the Law, he tore his clothes in despair.  Principle 5: Voluntarily submit to every change God wants to make in my life and humbly ask Him to remove my character defects. “Happy are those whose greatest desire is to do what God requires.” …

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Hard Days

Devotions help me to understand who God is and strengthen my relationship with Him… through the good times and the not good..  Being a Christian isn’t a get out of “Skip HARD DAYS and go directly to EASY LIFE… (think Monopoly) But where is the proof of development? Kathy Triccoli has a powerful song that …

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Thankfully God Gives MORE than I CAN Handle 

There is the saying that “God only gives what you can handle” THAT’S WRONG! If I can handle it then why do I need God? I could be a super woman who trailblazes through valleys and onto mountain peeks. When I’m finally realizing I can’t do it… I’m exhausted and I’ve tried to think my way …

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