Being Supportive Without Getting Involved

“But if you bite and devour one another, watch out that you are not consumed by one another.  But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh.”  Galatians 5:15-16 When I hear of people going through painful situations, I want to be helpful and supportive.  I want … Continue reading Being Supportive Without Getting Involved

Everyday is a good day because I know Jesus!

“The Lord is my Shepherd, I lack nothing.” Psalms 23:1 The Holiday Season is in full swing, so I should feel joyful and love.  Instead, I want to avoid everyone and everything.  I am feeling very grinch-like, not to mention sick with an ear infection.  All I see are problems and people’s rudeness.  The invite … Continue reading Everyday is a good day because I know Jesus!

Trying to Fit In Can Hurt Instead

“You are the Light of the World, like a city on a hilltop that cannot be hidden.” Matthew 5:14 School.  If you look and act like everybody else, you won’t stand out and be weird.  You cannot be who God truly wants for you.  My daughter is 9 years old.  I can see already by … Continue reading Trying to Fit In Can Hurt Instead

Putting the Toothpaste (Words) Back in the Tube (Mouth)

“Death and Life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat of its fruits.”  Proverbs 18:21 Children can sometimes be too honest for their own good.  We want them to tell the truth, but only when they collect all the facts and are familiar with the situation.  Many times, … Continue reading Putting the Toothpaste (Words) Back in the Tube (Mouth)