Pondering the things of God. A short devotional: Let your roots grow down into him, and let your lives be built on him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness.
By Angie Many people could quickly think of how they screwed up, but it took more thought and effort to come up with successes. Surprised? After giving it some thought, I was glad to share with her a heartfelt list. It made me think. Even though we are full of goofs, it’s ok. We are still valuable and loved. Why? I’ll show ya…
Maybe I am the Coccyx (tailbone), or the Plica semilunaris (Third Eyelid) or, a cuboid (bone in the foot). I think some of you are a cuticle, maybe a kidney, how about an eye? Okay, before you guys think I have gone bonkers, let me explain.
We want our money and want it now, we want our food freaky fast, we want to do it with just one click. In my experience, speed comes at a cost– sometimes it is extra unhealthy carbs, high interest rates, or not reading the fine print.
Last week, I talked about Holiday Stress. It is so easy to become stressed that we forget the Spirit of Christmas. However, instead of writing about it, I wanted to show you with some videos that have been inspiring to me. Please Enjoy:
The woman was silent for a moment. Then she asked the silversmith, “How do you know when the silver is fully refined?” He smiled at her and answered, “Oh, that’s easy -when I see my image in it.”
“She is so beautiful,” I thought. Nothing fancy, just her regular self, but it was a thought I’ve found recurring in my mind more and more as I watched different friends in animated conversation. What do your friends think of you? I’m finding that many times, they think of me more than I think of me. More…
In this age of fast food, fast technology, Instagram likes and Facebook shares, far too many people are waiting for joy to be a “state of” that is “evoked by”. Well, sisters, I want to give you a new definition, from a reliable source: “Milo’s Webster”
If you would have ever told me that I’d be frightened of a blank sheet of paper, I’d have looked at you like you had 3 heads. REALLY? A blank sheet of paper? But honestly, I’ve encountered a time when that scared me the most.
If your family makes more than $33,000, you have a house, you own car and can drink the water straight out of the faucet then you are among the richest people in the world. So we must figure out how to get that camel through that needle. Did you figure it out?
I just get so annoyed at Jesus! Not in general, but in specific. Yes, that Mary & Martha story again. Come on already! Here’s my version of the story in Luke 10:38-42: Jesus shows up, unannounced, with at least 12 guys in tow. You know they walked there, right?!? So, when a group of men walk somewhere, you know they are hungry! This small crowd of hungry men tromp in her house and Jesus starts teaching them some stuff….