Tag Archives: faith

You make me brave

I came across a blog a few months ago that I really liked.  Being the person that I am, I had to go back to the beginning of the blog before I read a lot of the most recent posts. … Continue reading

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casting the first stone

Last week, social media was awash in two things: the colors of what a unicorn would puke up from eating too many skittles and pure hatred…. It doesn’t matter if one agrees with the Supreme Court decision regarding gay marriage … Continue reading

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shamelessly copying

Sheryl Sandberg is the COO of Facebook.  Ms. Sandberg lost her husband, David Goldberg, the chief executive of Survey Monkey, at the beginning of May.  They were on vacation, there was an accident in the gym, and he died of … Continue reading

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the weekend that was

It didn’t start so great. I had dental surgery Friday afternoon. Not a fun way to start the weekend, especially once the anesthesia wore off!  I’m still in pain and the pain killers aren’t helping much.  I have not been … Continue reading

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Comfort words

I was a bit disappointed with our church service today.  Our church was celebrating 20 years of our pastors, a married couple, leading the church.  It was a celebration service that had been planned weeks ahead of time. The service … Continue reading

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One Nation Under God

The 4th of July is almost here.  A celebration of the birth of the United States of America.  If you live in a country where you have the freedom to vote, as we do here, and consider yourself a Christian, … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Ones…

I had to repost this.  What a beautiful idea!  Thanks Pip, for letting us know about this. The Forgotten Ones….

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the one thing

Sunday’s sermon at church was about The One Thing.  The one thing we want to accomplish that will make the most impact on our lives.  Just that one thing. As it’s almost the middle of the year, it was a … Continue reading

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a letter to my nephew

Dearest Brian, Why?  That is the question in my mind and in the minds of every one else.  Father Len said it is something we will never know.  We just had to accept it.  I don’t really want to and … Continue reading

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sometimes a feel like such a sissy

I walked out of Costco today with tears in my eyes.  I was not only angry, but I was a bit scared.  More scared than angry. Willow has to take immune suppressants to keep her meningitis in check.  If she … Continue reading

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