13 Days of Love – Day 1

So I’ve been inspired to write about LOVE for the next 13 days; and I will be using one of my most favourite passages of scripture – 1 Corinthians 13 to lead me through these 13 days of LOVE. 1 Corinthians 13 is a renowned passage of scripture that speaks of what Love OUGHT to look like.  There are 13 verses to explore (one ...

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So what’s getting in YOUR way?

What’s getting in your way? So today I thought I’d blog about the things that get in the way of people accomplishing their goals.  We are in the last week of the 1st year of the month, and this is the time when many people are facing the reality of slipping back into old habits.   So many people set goals for themselves and unfortunately ...

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Day 21 – Daniel Fast

  So, today is day 21… and this marks the end of my Daniel Fast.  This evening I was spending time with some friends I reflected on how nice it felt to have made it 21 days, and as I shared about my experience I was reminded that the BIGGEST lesson that God has taught me during this fast is The race is not ...

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Day 20 – Daniel Fast

Ok… it’s day 20… yay!!  I must say I’ve never seen 20 days go by slower… lol… Seriously! I typically say time flies, but these past 20 days have been going by at a bit of a snail pace.  But THANK GOD… I made it!!! I am so happy to be in the 20’s yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay!!!  I thought I’d share a few of the points ...

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Day 18 – Daniel Fast

Today I’ve been thinking about something I read in Joyce Meyer’s book – Power Thoughts “Success begins with a thought”.  I find that statement very motivating!  I believe that getting to day 18 of the Daniel Fast has come with the practice of thinking and believing that I could really do it (with God’s Grace of course). I also read somewhere that it takes ...

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Day 13 – Daniel Fast

It’s 3:30pm on day 13 and the STRUGGLE IS ON!!! I was diving home from a meeting this afternoon, and I saw a man in the car beside me sipping ever so gracefully on his Tim Horton’s beverage (I imagined it was a large tea, 3 sugars and 2 milks… just how I like it) And I wanted to reach through my car window ...

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Day 10-Daniel Fast

Ok… Day 10 and I’m still here… SERIOUSLY!! Didn’t know how I was going to get through last night with no food at work for as long as I was, but THANK God for Five gum! So… Today I went out for lunch at a restaurant to say bye to a friend who is moving away, and I had a moment where I thought ...

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Is this an abusive relationship?

Being in love is one of life’s most exciting experiences.  Sometimes though the goal of being in a loving relationship, can lead people to do and put up with unhealthy things.  I encourage people to be open and honest with themselves when things begin to feel uncomfortable in their relationship.  If feelings of discomfort are left unattended, it can lead to increased discomfort, distress, ...

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Day 8 – Daniel Fast

Woo whooo!! I made it a week and 1 day! THANK GOD! Still feeling great, but for a moment today I actually forgot I was on the fast!  I finished doing a very challenging task this afternoon, that took a lot of my energy, and once I was complete I thought to myself… ‘ok… now what will I eat to reward myself’ (a VERY ...

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