Being the Light of the World!!

Not sure about you, but lately I’ve been reminded of a lot of the DARKNESS that surrounds us in the world today.  Terror attacks, meaningless murders, natural disasters, planes falling from the sky; the list goes on and on. It’s easy to feel a sense of hopelessness and discouragement; to feel uneasy, anxious and unsure about what tomorrow brings.  I recently heard a mentor ...

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I can do all things….

   13I have strength for all things in Christ Who empowers me infuses inner strength into me; I am self-sufficient in Christ’s sufficiency].    Philippians 4:13 – Amplified Bible Today that’s the scripture I’m meditating on.  I find such comfort in knowing that whatever I find myself needing to do, or desiring to ...

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I can tell what’s on your mind…..

The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thought –          John Locke Hummmmm, so you think your thoughts are your own personal and private affairs??!?! Well truth is… they aren’t.  Its funny how so many times people reveal their ‘true’ colors by their actions.  I’m sure we can all think of a time when something was done to us, that confirmed an ...

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Learning to be less sensitive

So I am typically a sensitive person, meaning it doesn’t always take much for my feelings to get hurt.  Well…. THIS is an area that I am currently working on, and trying to ‘grow’ in.  Trying to toughen my skin up a bit I call it.  Part of me is fine with my sensitivity, because I believe it helps me be a caring and ...

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Life Long Learning…

Something interesting I read today: Get over the idea that only children should spend their time in study.  Be a student so long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life.  ~Henry L. Doherty I’m committed to life long learning,  I don’t know if it’s because of the type of work I do, and the need to continually ...

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We are what we think!

Watch your thoughts, for they become words. Watch your words, for they become actions. Watch your actions, for they become habits. Watch your habits, for they become character. Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny. –         Anonymous   I find it so interesting that in this piece destiny actually begins with a thought.  I can’t stress how important it is for us to ...

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13 Days of Love – Day 9

1 Corinthians 13:9 9 For we know in part and we prophesy in part In life, we do the best we can with what we have been given, however it is important to realize that we can only know ‘so much’.  On the subject of Love we must continue to keep this in mind because many times we allow life’s situations and circumstances to ...

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13 Days of Love – Day 8

1 Corinthians 13:8  8 Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away. The first 3 words of this verse are so powerful!!! LOVE NEVER FAILS…it lasts! It is permanent, it never quits, it never gives up, and it’s never ‘not enough’.  True love… is a ...

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13 Days of Love – Day 7

1 Corinthians 13:7 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. To Love means to be there when you are really needed. Like you know those times when eeeeeeeeeeeeveryone else turns their back and gives up on a person.  REAL Love is demonstrated with you still stick around (in spite of). It’s hard to think about ‘always’ trusting, but when the source ...

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13 Days of Love – Day 4

1 Corinthians 13:4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. Finally….. We are talking about what Love IS!  The past 3 days has been focused more on what love is NOT, and I’m excited to learn more about what Love is. Patient and Kind! Two very powerful words.  I’d like to be considered ...

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