snapshots of thanks

Giving thanks doesn’t have to sound melodious or look beautifully wrapped in order to be genuine, or appreciated. God looks at the heart, and we should too. One of my children had a teacher when in grade 2 who positively impacted me in this area. I may have mentioned how she referred to each childContinue reading “snapshots of thanks”

snapshots of thanks

Giving thanks doesn’t have to sound melodious or look beautifully wrapped in order to be genuine, or appreciated. God looks at the heart, and we should too. One of my children had a teacher when in grade 2 who positively impacted me in this area. I may have mentioned how she referred to each childContinue reading “snapshots of thanks”

for the days you need extra grace

This morning, a delay due to a family member (who although needs the sleep caused me to leave 50 min late this morning) lead to to prime time traffic jam on the only day this week I had a vehicle to drive to work, versus usually taking the bus. It became very apparent with threeContinue reading “for the days you need extra grace”

don’t skip your sorrows: wisdom awaits

Don’t skip over your sorrow, there is wisdom it wants to teach you. -Dr. Henry Cloud God uses all circumstances & scenarios to teach us if we are His, and to try and reach us if we aren’t. My recent fall has taught me a few things about myself. This being my second minor blowContinue reading “don’t skip your sorrows: wisdom awaits”

when you feel like wavering

This week, I took a blow to the body when an unexpected patch of ice literally knocked me fault on my back. I apparently took a blow to the head in that slip. That first night while dreaming in vivid colour, the enemy tried to knock me out in my dreams. I arose in HisContinue reading “when you feel like wavering”

rest for the best yet to come

Rest sometimes means saying no to good things so you can say yes to the best. There are better things ahead. If you are too busy running around like a chicken with its head cut off (mindless circles of flapping) you will miss the view you would have seen by standing still. It has takenContinue reading “rest for the best yet to come”