#ChooseLove by susan werthem

Recently I viewed a video on Facebook of a young child, a toddler, lovingly feed yogurt to an older woman. She apparently had suffered a stoke. The tenderness in which this boy spoon-feed her and wiped her mouth brought tears to my eyes. This was truly Love in Action. If my life was filmed, would…

Guilt

RELEASE yourself from unwarranted guilt.

PTSD

We never know what baggage, hurts, and pains those around us are carrying. Take the time to be attuned to others; reach out and offer a kind word.

Reunions

We’ll spend a few hours together, enjoy each other’s company, and go home with some new memories and perhaps new or renewed friendships.

We are part of the solution

This afternoon I sat back in my recliner, put my feet up and opened Facebook. Looking for something sweet and cute to view…perhaps another animal video, a yummy recipe, or someone’s vacation pictures. Instead I read a friend’s FB post about a person she follows on Twitter who lives in the UK. He had just…

Announcing new book…soon to be on Kindle

Announcing my new book, “A Hurting Heart Prays”, is in its final stages. It will be available on Kindle soon. A book of prayers based on Scriptures to assure you that God cares for you and your loved one even in your darkest hour and to give you peace. I’ll discuss how God always answers…

Pedaling

Unfortunately I am not in the best shape. Years ago I was…but not now….sad but true. I try to walk…but it is so hot, my knees and back hurt. And yes, if I was in better shape and lost weight it would be easier…DUH. But how to get in shape with knees that have bone…

God WILL show up ~ by susan werthem

I had only been a Christian for about 2 years when I transferred to the Surgical Suite as an Operating Room Registered Nurse. We were not a busy department as we were located just across the street from the large county hospital. This resulted in many hours of downtime; sitting in the OR Lounge, chatting,…

Finding Forgiveness In Between

Saturday I attended the Memorial Service / Celebration of Life Service for the husband of a Sunday School Class member. I had never met him and barely know his wife; however, through her beautiful emails I felt I knew them both. At least once a week she shared their journey. via an email message. His continued…

Safe

We were in Houston the other day. On the way to the airport we stopped at a park by Nassau Bay where we were greeted by a couple of geese and several mallards. At one point a goose was just outside the car door. Unfazed by our vehicle the mallards stood in the middle of…

God is in the Details

“God is in the Details” One of my BFFs says this frequently…and she is so right. This evening I witnessed His ever present nudging…letting me know He is in the Details! It has been almost 5 months since I have written a word for this blog. We have been experiencing some rather serious trials and…