Over the past week I have seen many posts from friends on Facebook about Moms. Most of my friends wrote of the loss of their Mother. My Mom went to be with The Lord in 1990. I was only 37. Although it seems like a century ago the emotional pain at times is still raw. [...]
This week I had the opportunity to pray for our church during our 36 hours of Prayer and Fasting. Unfortunately I did not fast for those 36 hours, but I did go to our church and pray for 1 hour. We were given the choice to pray at home or at the church. I knew [...]
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 [...]
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze. (Isaiah 43:2) As we get older we find more and more of our [...]
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 [...]
Hurricane Matthew has wrecked havoc up and down our SE coastline.
RELEASE yourself from unwarranted guilt.
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.
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.
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 [...]