When Confirmation Comes Through Other People

Off and on for five years now, I have been reading the blog: Beauty Beyond Bones. It is a blog of a Christian twenty something year old that is vibrant and full of life after letting God in when she suffered from anorexia. Carolyn is a huge role model to many. 13 years ago, she … Continue reading When Confirmation Comes Through Other People

Experiencing God’s Love

Oh, oh, when everything is going downOh, oh my dear please hear me now Don’t let go just keep your heartbeat closeAnd I will change this and we will make itOut from under all the doubtThat’s running through our veinsIt’s not too late Tomorrow seems impossibleLike stepping off without a ropeWe breathe in looking for … Continue reading Experiencing God’s Love

How To Be In The Presence of God In Everyday Life

For some of us, it is easy if we have a positive view of God, but for others like myself, it is challenging to just 'be' with God and invite him to enjoy something with you. I read this idea in books, to invite God into your everyday moments, that when you enjoy something, ask … Continue reading How To Be In The Presence of God In Everyday Life

Look for God In The Little Things

I stepped off my front porch in the dark last night. I had no flashlight, and used my pathetic phone light. I said: "This is insane!". No longer than the words came out of my mouth, I instantly noticed the half crescent moon directly across, glowing. As I looked up fast, I saw a bed … Continue reading Look for God In The Little Things

Sometimes Simple Words Are More Powerful

For privacy reasons, I can't say much but earlier in the week, my Mother had to go to the Hospital for low hemoglobin. I found her lying on the floor unable to walk. Every time something like this happens now, I try hard to remain calm, even though the air has been sucked out of … Continue reading Sometimes Simple Words Are More Powerful

The Lesson of the Amaryllis

For Christmas, my Mother was given an Amaryllis plant. She hates plants and can't take care of them so I volunteered. It said to leave it in the Winter and only water every few days. I obviously read something wrong somewhere, because when I check now, it says to water a bit more frequently, and … Continue reading The Lesson of the Amaryllis