Category KEEPING THE FAITH

Not Celebrating Christmas

I’m NOT celebrating Christmas this year. I’d love to, but my heart is cracked like an eggshell…… completely crumbled in gooey hard pieces. As the choir sang their joyous cantata Sunday night, all I could think about was the trauma on children sold into prostitution, boys and girls orphaned by Ebola and Aids. How do […]

Are you Big or Small?

Are you are Big Person or a small person? When Christians talk about being Big, we are not meaning that we are Big on our own strength. We are acknowledging that we are Big because: 1. who dwells in us, CHRIST, the maker of everything. “God created everything through him, and nothing was created except […]

A River of Awesomeness

I’m fed up with marketers trying to peg me in a category! I know my innermost spirit, and I AM NOT WHO “THEY” THINK I AM! I’m over 50 YEARS OLD AND HAVE THE OUTWARD APPEARANCE OF LIVING EVERY SINGLE DAY OF IT. However, it doesn’t bother me that I have gray hair and that […]

Need a Miracle?

How many miracles are you waiting on…counting on? I am in pursuit of just two at present. Oh, I won’t miss the others that God bestows. I will receive them ALL with a big “Woo Hoo”. But there are two in particular that I know are coming. God’s compassion is wailing up in the heavens […]

What’s the Rub?

Lately, I have a real attitude problem. Resentment. Short on patience. What’s the rub? Everything seems difficult. First of all, I can’t find any pants that fit…at all. If they are big enough in the waist, you could fit a watermelon in the tail. They look hideous on me! I did get some cute new […]

Like You Mean It

Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me.” Matthew 16:24 NASB How hard is it to be kind, to smile, to say something uplifting, to speak truthfully, and to be patient? We CAN do that. It’s not sooo […]

Just when I need you, poof, there you are

My knowledge and skill set is limited. There is so much to learn. I couldn’t possibly know how to do everything I need to do. However, I have found that mysteriously, the right person with the right expertise shows up in my life exactly when I need them. When I need a hand, someone seems […]