Day 7 (November 7th) I am thankful for the democratic process. 🥳
I am thankful for friends, my dog, and my warm cup of tea.
Day #3 (Nov. 3) I am grateful for the ability to vote and how many more people voted in this election. Many had to wait in line for hours and travel many miles to do their civic duty. Voter suppression is real and needs to be stopped. God bless the people who fight for American … Continue reading November Grateful
Day #2 (Nov. 2) I am grateful for days of rest. Society deems rest as counterproductive but it is necessary to be productive. Create margins in your life, where you can take time to reset or do nothing.
Day #1 (one day late) I am thankful for my husband moving our bedroom furniture around to make me happy and how he is quite handy. He had another project and he had to measure a piece of plywood and have it cut into a board. His measurements were spot on, perfect!
According to the world, power and control, material possessions, relationships/friendships, a career, physical beauty are supposed to bring us happiness. If I had this thing or that person, my life would be better. There may be fleeting moments of bliss with these things we collect or pursue, but nothing will bring hope or joy like … Continue reading Hope in the Eternal
A couple of months ago, I bit down on a Werther's Original Chewy Caramel and my entire dental bridge came out. At that moment, my mind became anxious and started to run with the scenarios of major dental work and cost. And for those who know me well, know how much I hate dental work. … Continue reading Take a Moment to See How Far You’ve Come
“Whoever keeps his mouth and his tongue keeps himself out of trouble.” Proverbs 21:23 Gossip. We know it is bad, but we do it anyway. Each time we tell the story to someone different, it changes. It becomes the game “telephone” in real life. Unfortunately, someone or many are hurt in the process by lies … Continue reading Is It Your Place to Tell?
God can heal in an instant or the healing takes place over a period of time. Jesus had the power to miraculously heal. However, in this passage, he chose to heal this blind man in stages. He showed us, healing may take time. I've been dealing with anxiety most of my life. I wanted to … Continue reading When the Healing Takes Time
I saw this Instagram post from @thefemalewarhol. This quote shot me right through the heart. Many times when we feel lonely, we devalue our worth to be noticed. This can happen with a romantic interest, at work, with friends, or in a family dynamic. Friend, it isn't worth it. May your eyes open and see … Continue reading Don’t Cheapen Yourself!