finding your sweet spot

Getting to know yourself is the key to finding out what revs your motor. When a car is finely tuned with care by its mechanic, and is running on the right fuel, the ride is sweet. Not taking care of your engine will cause damage to your car, not to mention the wrong fuel canContinue reading “finding your sweet spot”

birds of a feather

I always related to the ugly duckling as a child, and honestly, still as an adult. Not because I think I am exceptionally ugly  (surface beauty is in the eye of the beholder…) but because I have always felt on the outside looking in.  A misfit.  A round peg trying to fit in square holes.Continue reading “birds of a feather”

what would you do if you knew you couldn’t fail?

What would you do if you knew that ultimately you could not fail? How do you get strong enough to believe it? Love. Specifically the kind of love God offers all of us. The love that loves us no matter what, always… There is nothing I could do to make You love me more. NothingContinue reading “what would you do if you knew you couldn’t fail?”

how the weight of His glory can fall like snow

How much does a snowflake weigh? Someone who measures such things determined that an individual snowflake weighs 0.02* grams. At that weight it would take 50 flakes to make a gram. For comparison, a Hershey’s kiss weighs 4.7 grams – equal to about 235 snowflakes. There are about 95 kisses in a pound. Using the kiss-to-snowContinue reading “how the weight of His glory can fall like snow”

introvert- come out of hiding

Believe it or not, I am an introvert. I take quite a while to feel like I belong when in a large group of people. In fact, I normally don’t. I struggle with the tension of being born to communicate, and the burning desire to keep myself hidden. As Gandalf says so aptly, "Keep itContinue reading “introvert- come out of hiding”

broken

The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18 You hear the cry of the broken… You hear the cry of the broken. You answer the cry of the broken…You answer the cry of the broken. -Darlene Zschech I hit broken again this Tuesday. I was out of the blue suddenly whammied kindContinue reading “broken”

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”