Excuse – Five Minute Friday

What Lay Hidden that God knew But I didn’t? Today is Five-Minute Friday and the word prompt is excuse. Just write. Little editing. Join us at Five Minute Friday. Set the timer: GO I didn’t want to admit it. We were discussing our attitudes to our family in a Bible study. We were asked to think… Continue reading Excuse – Five Minute Friday

Be Silent – And Remember

Be Silent and Remember Tomorrow is Remembrance day. We need to spend at least 2 minutes in silence listening to the Lord’s voice about this day. What are His thoughts? What does He want you to remember? Today is 5-minute Friday. The clock is set and I am ready to write for 5 minutes. 5-Minute… Continue reading Be Silent – And Remember

What Is It That I Really Need?

What is it that I Really Need? I’m a little late for Five Minute Fridays but can’t resist writing on this week’s prompt: NEED. Five minutes to type out my thoughts. Here goes. This morning I read two devotionals – Oswald Chambers, My Utmost for His Highest, and Jesus Calling. Both said the same things… Continue reading What Is It That I Really Need?

Who Can I Expect to Meet My Needs?

Expect – Five Minute Friday For a very long time in my life I would expect everything to be my way. Twasn’t me, ’twas the Lord! I always told Him, ‘I trust to you. I don’t know where to go or what to do, but I expect You to lead me,’ an’ He always did.… Continue reading Who Can I Expect to Meet My Needs?

What is Truth? Five Minute Fridays

This is quite a question. I am writing for Five Minute Friday today and the prompt is TRUTH. I think I will focus on the truth about food nutrition for today. UPDATE: Thursday, February 18, 2021 –  We are still mostly eating this way. Heavy on vegetables, fruits, and lean meats. Hubby has kept off… Continue reading What is Truth? Five Minute Fridays

EMPTY – Five Minute Fridays

I knew I had written on this word before. Here is my post from 2012 with my new thoughts following it. This week’s word from Five Minute Friday is EMPTY. When I first thought of empty I thought negatively – no thing left. Then I started to think that when something is empty something else… Continue reading EMPTY – Five Minute Fridays

Enough – Five Minute Friday

Enough of Me Joining Kate at Five Minute Friday #FMFparty. The word is “enough”. Write for 5 minutes. Go. Sometimes it feels like I’ve had enough. What about you? Too many things going wrong arguments cooking and cleaning confusion sickness But then I stop. I realized it’s me. It’s not what I’m doing, or what others… Continue reading Enough – Five Minute Friday

Embrace: Five Minute Friday

The word for Friday at 5 Minute Fridays was embrace. I couldn’t put together 5 minutes to write since Friday. Now I have those 5 minutes and I will try. Here goes: When I saw the word embrace my first thought was a hug. I love hugging – my family and close friends. I’m not… Continue reading Embrace: Five Minute Friday

Friend: Five Minute Friday

This week’s word is FRIEND. As I pondered on this word I thought first of family. My husband is my best friend and we have known each other for almost 49 years. We will celebrate our 46th anniversary this year. After him my kids and grandkids are my friends. I can talk to any of… Continue reading Friend: Five Minute Friday

Abandon: Five Minute Friday

We are given 5 minutes to write without editing on a word every week. This week’s word is ABANDON. Sometimes I want to abandon what I am doing. I ask myself why am I doing this? This is especially true about my writing and art. Sometimes I get discouraged and feel like giving up. But then… Continue reading Abandon: Five Minute Friday