If it Ain’t Ticks, It’s Fleas

If it Ain’t Ticks, It’s Fleas

Have you ever felt like if it isn't one thing it's another? My girlfriend loves to say, "If it ain't ticks, it's fleas!" In other words, it's the small stuff that sometimes get us down. Just those annoying little things that seem to pile up. An ache here, a pair of shoes in the living [...]

Announcing new book…soon to be on Kindle

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 [...]

God WILL show up ~ by susan werthem

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

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 [...]

God is in the Details

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 [...]

What’s your story?

The year was 1974...the place was Gainesville Florida...the day was my 21st birthday. My husband Wade gave me a potted sheffelaria plant which was about three feet tall. Those were the college years...little money, but lots of love. My plan was to have us plant the sheffelaria in the yard of our first home. When [...]

Are you Weary?

"a state of physical or mental weariness...apathy" I am so enjoying receiving my "word for the day"! Recently LASSITUDE was the daily word. I could so relate! Weary! Oh my gosh yes! I've found myself weary at times this year...how about you? I have a friend whom I will call Jane, that was recently laid off [...]

Keep me accountable

When we had our pool put in we were told we had to monthly take a sample of water in for testing in order to keep our warranty on the finish. OOPS we forgot last month!! Yesterday I brought in a sample. With concern, I asked how this was going to affect our warranty. "No [...]

It looks so innocent ~ but deadly to your dog!

Gum. Breath Mints. They look so innocent. We want our breath to be fresh, but we don't want the added sugar. Did you know that a new sugar substitute can send your dog to the Vet or even to the grave! Most people know that milk chocolate is not good for their dog, but who would [...]