As we move through life we feel it is important to serve other. To take care of others and solve their problems. I am here to tell you that you just can't take care of others. You can only support others. I know that it is my habit to "mother" everyone and take responsibility for… Continue reading You Can’t Take on Everyone’s Troubles
You know the old saying, "When it rains it pours!" I can easily apply it to stress leading to anxiety. It may be an unexpected financial crisis, a spouse walking out or a family member being diagnosed with a medical emergency. I struggle with anxiety. I have for many years. This past week I have… Continue reading Gratitude Through Anxiety
Where are you at right now in your life? Are you jubilant and in an outstanding place? Are all things going your way and blessings falling on you by the bushelful? When you look down do you see $100 bill laying on the sidewalk? Do you hit every green light in your daily commute? OR… Continue reading Prayers for Gratitude
Ephesians 4:31-32 (31) Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. (32) Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Forgiveness. Where do I begin when I speak about this topic? There are many aspects of… Continue reading How Forgiveness and Gratitude Work Together
You may have read or heard the saying many times, "Let go, let God!". You may have heard it so many times that you don't even hear it anymore yet it is the most important phase of all time. Reference Proverbs 3:5-6: Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your… Continue reading Let Go, Let God. Is it Overused?
These last few weeks have been been very tough on my patience. I many times recently have had to reference the bible verse shown below. "Let your hope keep you joyful, be patient in your troubles, and pray at all times." (Romans 12:12) I am not sure why recently things have bothered me and I… Continue reading Having Patience and Gratitude
Psalm 27:13 "Yet I am confident I will see the Lord’s goodness while I am here in the land of the living." As we go through day to day life we are constantly distracted. We may be thinking of what needs to get done today or maybe something that happened the day before that we… Continue reading Reduce Your Spending and God Will Provide