My Cancer Journey If you have been following me on my breast cancer journey, this poem about keeping calm was written early in my diagnosis. Tomorrow, I am booked for surgery. My faith has continued to keep me calm and in touch with Jesus. I have chosen to write in an abecedarian form of poetry… Continue reading Keep Calm with Faith
The story of how Jesus altered my mainspring Updated 2021 first published 4 years ago: I read again a devotional by Oswald Chambers today about how Jesus resets my mainspring. I thought I would republish the post. I have had the privilege of being a short-term missionary five times. This is my look back on… Continue reading A Broken Life Mainspring. How Could I Fix It?
This is Advent Week Five. The focus is on LOVE. Love came down in the form of a BABE. God gave His only Son to us. The Incarnation. Love at its highest. Love at its highest. By reading through God’s Word we can know more and more about this love. And we also learn how… Continue reading Advent Week Four – Love
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Does God Keep Secrets From His People? I had to check through God’s Word to see what He said about the word “secret”. I know it’s not good to keep secrets if it hurts someone but it’s also not good to spread news – gossip. The only way we can figure out what God says… Continue reading Secret: Does God Keep Secrets From His People?
Five Minute Friday: Turn Okay – I think I will continue to do my Five-Minute Fridays on my blog rather than Medium. This week’s prompt is TURN. So I have 5 minutes to write on the word “turn”: Set the Timer: Go I keep hearing the words from the Bible: “Turn from your ways”. And that’s… Continue reading 3 Ways to Turn from my Old Ways
What This Painting Taught Me About God A 33 Dot Challenge to Encourage My Creativity – My Snuggly Photo From Pixabay As for painting, I have been challenging myself by trying to push my imagination to see things from nothing. Yikes. That’s not easy. Today is another 33 Dot Challenge. Meg Konovska got me hooked on this. Here is… Continue reading What This Painting Taught Me About God – A Snuggly
It’s A Great Privilege to Be In God’s Kingdom It’s time for Five Minute Friday. Hubby’s out for a few minutes. Facebook turned off. Ready set go. The word this week is “privilege”. I looked up privilege. Dictionary definition: a right or liberty granted as a favour or benefit especially to some and not others… Continue reading Why We Have the Highest Privilege to be in God’s Kingdom
To Simplify isn’t Easy, you know Today on Five Minute Friday the prompt is SIMPLIFY. Write for 5 minutes. Setting the Timer: Go I totally agree with Kate when she wrote about over doing it. I have done that before. I think there are 5 major things we can do to simplify our lives. Start… Continue reading 5 Ways to Simplify your Work Life
Motivate at Five Minute Friday It’s Five Minute Friday and the first one of the year. The word this week is MOTIVATE. That’s a great word for 2018. MOTIVATE. My Word for this year is GO FORTH. (There will be more coming about this in the next few weeks.) So that means I need to… Continue reading What do I need to motivate me towards a disciplined life?