I think that we as a society struggle with the idea of forgiveness. We tend to hold a grudge towards others, especially when we fill we have been wronged and should have restitution. I find it's easier to forgive a spouse, children, family member, and close friends versus people I barely know or strangers. What… Continue reading Seventy times Seven
I was reading an article the other day and it started talking about the names of God. We hear and know some of them but do you know what they mean? I didn't and wanted to know more. The old testament is filled with so many names for God and they all have meaning. Some… Continue reading The Names of God
Have you ever wanted to do a Reno project in your home? Who doesn't love Chip and Joanna and all that is HGTV right? We watch them all the the time and I would love to do my house in her style, but on my own time line. Day 1 Our story begins Friday when… Continue reading What a Mess!
We bought my daughter, who is ten years old, a Beautiful Word Teen Bible for Christmas this year. She has been asking for a journaling bible for about a year, but I could not find one that was appropriate for her age. They published this bible in October of this year and I was excited!… Continue reading Beautiful Word Teen Bible review
What are your New Year's resolutions this year? Do you make resolutions only to not keep them within a day or two of making them? I would encourage you to make attainable goals and start small. Sometimes I think we start way too big and get discouraged when we fail and if we start small… Continue reading Paul’s New Year’s Advise
With the new year approaching we start thinking about what we would like to see happen or do differently this time around. We think about what all that has taken place over the course of this last year and some may think I wish I had said or done things differently, while others are ecstatic… Continue reading Change, Does it have to be a bad thing?
Giving is not something that comes naturally to some of us, to others we would give it all away it it was not nailed down. This is the season when we think most about giving to others who are less fortunate than ourselves, but we forget about them the other 11 months of the year.… Continue reading How Big is Your Heart?
When you think of finding joy and balance would you ever think of finding it in your workplace? This is sometimes a hard thing for me to be honest. I want to be home doing other things like being with my family, but truth is we need the money and I went to school to… Continue reading Finding Joy and Balance
As we draw closer to the Christmas season the picture of the nativity starts to be seen in decorations, in stores, heard in songs, and seen on TV. Mary is such an iconic figure throughout history. Artists have painted her, sculptors have done renditions to capture her holy face, and she has been made a… Continue reading Mary: The call of a Lifetime
What is your deepest desire? What would you give to attain that desire you seek?