A Love That Endures

OldLoveBirdsWhen life makes you weary, depressed and blue.
This thought I leave you to ponder; it’s very simple to do. Take a moment, reflect while praying with all your might. To know that HIS spirit yet abides with you, to make everything alright.

HIS love for you is eternal but your faith can make the way clear. HE’S a comfort to the fatherless and Continue reading “A Love That Endures”

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Our Hateful, Hopeful World….

riotThe world is a hateful place. We keep looking for counterfeit peace so we continually protest, host marches and coordinate rallies. Truth of the matter is there will never be peace among nations or among races for that matter. Never….How can I know that? You ask. I know because Continue reading “Our Hateful, Hopeful World….”

12 Steps to Tranquility in a Rapidly Changing World

  1. Make sure you do “me time” on a regular basis. Go ahead and be a bit selfish to love yourself enough to award you ten minutes to an hour a day.  Engage in an activity you enjoy that takes your mind of work or any other sImagetressors that may be Continue reading “12 Steps to Tranquility in a Rapidly Changing World”

Take the Right Picture…..

GEDSC DIGITAL CAMERAMy husband and I had been home together for the last four days. We didn’t do much, just chores about the house and watched some TV. We only wanted to relax so Thursday and Friday was great, but Saturday we became a bit restless so we went out and saw a movie. On Sunday of that week, I decided it would be nice to get out of the house once again so I suggested we go to the beach. My husband wanted to avoid the crowds at our local beach and we drove to another one about an hour away in another city. Continue reading “Take the Right Picture…..”

Evil Prevails when Good People Shut Up!

CoweringRecently our news reported the story of three kidnap victims who were youngsters at abduction but are now young women. Their rescue after being held in captivity by a madman for ten years was nothing short of a miracle. It seemed like a resurrection, as many thought these girls were long dead after a decade of Continue reading “Evil Prevails when Good People Shut Up!”

Tradition, Ritual, Relationship – Can they Co-Exist?

Hollow traditions and rituals have left a salty taste in the mouth of true4-13-2012 PREACH worshipers. This could be due to the institutional church’s landscape drastically changing in the last fifteen years. Believers are confused, dazed and even more fearful than ever. There are various reasons this climate of uncertainty exists. Everything from misappropriated church funds to improperly trained clergy leaders are a few of the components that leave the faithful feeling more vulnerable than empowered. Our question now becomes, how are we to love God, demonstrate the compassion of Christ while at the same time meet one anothers needs? If there are so many in the body still hurting and despondent how do we set their feet on the path to total healing if we’re still struggling with the “rules” of Christianity? Continue reading “Tradition, Ritual, Relationship – Can they Co-Exist?”

Doomsday Predictions & YOU!

DoomsdayRecently, it has been in the news that December 21st 2012 is the END OF THE ENTIRE WORLD! Now, as foreboding as this my seem, I think we need to take a deeper look into how we’re responding to this news more than worry about whether that date is the END. Walk with me on this thought for a second. What if that was the date the world was ending. What would you do?  Continue reading “Doomsday Predictions & YOU!”