A collection of thoughts, stories, and musings on life, while I journey towards heaven.
I talk a lot. Those that know me can attest to this. On top of that, I have a very sharp tongue. And to add to the problem even further, the words that come out of my mouth a lot of the time are anything but pure. Lately, I have been told by a few … Continue reading On Words and the Tongue
Over the past couple of months, I have been working through The Gospels – the first four books of the New Testament. Specifically, I’ve been examining the responses of Jesus toward any situation or circumstance He faced. Although there are so many things to glean from those four books, I’ve been most fascinated with the … Continue reading A Closer Look at Gethsemane: How Are We Measuring Up?
The Miriam-Webster dictionary defines Encouragement in three ways: a. to inspire with courage, spirit, or hope b. to attempt to persuade to spur on to give help or patronage to When was the last time you felt encouraged? What brought about that feeling? Chances are, it was probably someone who said something positive or uplifting to you or did … Continue reading A (Harsher) Word On Encouragement
It’s springtime here. And it’s beautiful. We moved last September to a tiny, hamlet-style town just 20 minutes from the city. We love our new home…and neighbourhood. I have absolutely no green-thumb, but my yards are completely (and meticulously) landscaped (from the previous owners). Each time I bring the children outside to play, I’m constantly … Continue reading Forgiveness – The Unexpected Gift of Freedom