leaf it alone- seasons of relationships part 1

Fall always reminds me God has a season in mind for letting go. Just as the leaves are meant to fall, so are the weights of worries, concerns, secrets and burdens we carry, to our own detriment. In some instances, it may be an unhealthy relationship or addictive behavior He may be calling you toContinue reading “leaf it alone- seasons of relationships part 1”

The two keys to keep from settling

In relationships, we can end up with a mixed bag of emotions, expectations & never ending energy draining roller coaster rides when we don’t follow through with two vital things. The two keys we all need to have or do in our relationships? 1. Be yourself. Don’t lose yourself, in any relationship. Be able toContinue reading “The two keys to keep from settling”

Am I ever alone?

This morning, I was feeling pretty low. Snoring has been interfering in part with my sleep pattern, I was feeling lonely, achy and crampy this morning. If I had spoken, it would have likely been grouchy before 8 am.┬áNot my usual early bird chipper. So I posted the following to my personal Facebook page, becauseContinue reading “Am I ever alone?”

investing

Invest. Not a word we tend to think about apart from investing with our money. I wouldn’t be here today without the investing that people, in God’s perfect timing, made in my life. When I was at my lowest, love was poured into me. God met me and pulled me out of the pit IContinue reading “investing”

kind

Everyone needs more kindness in their lives. Aim to deliver. Jesus showed us how to do this, while He was with us, and which was recorded in black, white and sometimes red in our bibles. The red reminds us of His ultimate act of kindness, dying in our place on the cross. The blood thatContinue reading “kind”

meant to say

I have a confession to make. I leave words unspoken more than I like to admit. Important words… I love you. I’m sorry. No. Forgive me. Help. Miss you. Yes. I need You. Moments pass when the words could have been spoken, and I didn’t speak them… Sometimes out of fear the person I speakContinue reading “meant to say”

stop peeking

I knew from a young age where my parents hid the Christmas presents. And yes, I was one of those kids who would take out the wrapped present, rattle it around, and daydream what might be inside. When life doesn’t go as I expect it to, and I am unsure what I will unwrap upContinue reading “stop peeking”

fashioned with care

We were fashioned with care. Hand made by God. Planned out. On purpose. Crafted in the secret place. On display as His handiwork, for all to see. We are each a walking creation, made in the image of our Creator. God took what He wanted us to have from each of our contributing parents, addedContinue reading “fashioned with care”

ten things I like about you

I really like ten things about you. Even though i may not have met you yet. That may sound strange, but as an observer of people, I have finally figured these things out. And you probably need to know what these things are. 1. I like the fact that you aren’t me. I spend moreContinue reading “ten things I like about you”