2017 ~ Mother’s Day ~ by susan werthem

2017 ~ Mother’s Day ~ by susan werthem

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. [...]

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 [...]

#ChooseLove by susan werthem

#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 [...]

We are part of the solution

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 [...]

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 [...]