Monthly Archives: January, 2019

Not Just For Him

Genesis 22:2 (NLT): “Take your son, your only son—yes, Isaac, whom you love so much—and go to the land of Moriah. Go and sacrifice him as a burnt offering on one of the mountains, which I will show you.” Genesis 22:8 (NLT): God will provide a sheep for the burnt offering, my son,” Abraham answered. …

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Why I Blog

Matthew 13:23 (NLT): The seed that fell on good soil represents those who truly hear and understand God’s word and produce a harvest of thirty, sixty, or even a hundred times as much as had been planted Being a Christian shining God’s light in the world is hard… Being a person who deals with mental …

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Rely on God vs Rely on Me

If you were thinking this was going to be a battle of wills between God and me… NOPE… that ship sailed long ago… 1 John 4:16 (NIV): And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them A …

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Blessed with Mental Health

Matthew 5 records Jesus Sermon on the Mount… The Blessed are… On the face of it mental health issues don’t appear to be blessed at all… We think of blessings of being 100% healthy, having $1,000,000 in the bank, a great paid for house, a fabulous high paying job… The whole 2.3 kids and the …

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Jello in a Cannon

At times it seems that having mental health issues consumes me… And I need to step back… Mental health definitely plays a major part in my life… When at its peak it does effect all areas… Physically I’m exhausted and ache all over… Getting out of bed to get a drink of water or an …

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K.I.S.S. It

K.I.S.S. Keep It Spiritually Simple Overwhelmed… I find I can get overwhelmed and just want to shut down… Isolation comes into play… just turtling… The balancing point between Spiritual battle &/or physiological mental health is so hard to find… And there is a point… It would be so nice if I could just get up …

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January 1st and God

If you’re like me… There are the new year resolutions… Mine are a bit more unique in that my birthday is December 31st so the time to make changes has a bit more emphasis… Today as I’m doing my morning prayers (yahoo Jan 1 box tick), I re-read a verse I added just a couple …

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