I caught it!

Enjoying the warm summer evening, I stood in left field. My softball skills weren’t the best, and the coach had placed me where he thought I could do the least damage. But then… with a crack of the bat, the ball zoomed right at me. I held up my glove … Continue reading →

Beyond understanding

I have a tendency to try and figure out things. I want to understand what happened in the past, what I need to do today, and what might happen in the future. I try to reason based on my own reasoning which leads to basic non-understanding because how can I … Continue reading →

Strengthen the core

While in physical therapy for compressed discs in my neck, the therapist reminded me to make a conscious effort to keep my stomach muscles tight. Those muscles are core and vital to many common movements, such as lifting, twisting, reaching, and bending. A weak core causes problems with posture, back … Continue reading →

Be the change

Is anyone else troubled by the number of murders and rising crime rate? I am! Then I realized, we are not left helpless. James tells us, “The earnest (heartfelt, continued) prayer of a righteous man makes tremendous power available [dynamic in its working].” ~ James 5:16 (AMPC) No matter who … Continue reading →

Celebrate The New Year!

Regardless of the good, bad, or ugly in this last year, we can celebrate a new year. We can celebrate what God has done. We can celebrate the salvation we receive from Jesus Christ. We can celebrate and gratefully remember God’s grace and mercy.  Celebrate God’s forgiveness and loving-kindness. Celebrate … Continue reading →

The New Year is coming

As the New Year comes, take time to look back. Remember what God has done, His faithfulness, His provision, His comfort, His peace, and His unfailing love. Reflect back on God’s power — His power that got you through the hard times, through the difficulties, the lows, the tears, the fear, … Continue reading →

New Year

Happy New Year, my friends!! New Year is about new beginnings.Regardless of what last year was like, we are given new opportunities, new experiences, and new everything! God’s mercies are new every morning. God makes all things new. God. Makes. All. Things. New. Isn’t that awesome! The same God who creates unique snowflakes, recreates us with His loving, grace-filled touch.

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