Gossip…Loose lips sink ships

“But avoid irreverent babble, for it will lead people into more and more ungodliness and their talk will spread like gangrene...” 2 Timothy 2:16-17   Gossip...I cringe when I hear that word, but I have gossiped with the best of them.  I have gossiped about people who I know, loved and hated.  I have read … Continue reading Gossip…Loose lips sink ships

Be gentle (with yourself)

“And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment.  And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22:37-39   We have heard these verses quoted … Continue reading Be gentle (with yourself)

The “I don’t care” Syndrome

“And whatever you do, in work or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through God the Father through Him.” Colossians 3:17 I was walking through the aisles of my local supermarket, running my errands. I walked down one of the frozen food aisles and noticed two exasperated employees (one … Continue reading The “I don’t care” Syndrome

Forget Me Not

“Do not cast me off in the time of old age; forsake me not when my strength is spent.” Psalm 71:9 My husband's uncle was a hard working Wisconsin dairy farmer. He, also loved keeping record of his ancestry and would host many reunions. During some childhood Summers, my husband would go out to Wisconsin … Continue reading Forget Me Not