Choices, Choosing Faith Each Day, Mark

Doing God’s Will Each Day

Do you ever feel distressed? Today, I felt distressed. Nothing has happened, yet I fear that I will make a mistake. I prayed to do God's will. I prayed that God would turn any mistakes into his good works. When I think of Jesus, I think of the divine part of Jesus. I cannot imagine… Continue reading Doing God’s Will Each Day

Hope and Peace, Love and Praise

Peace Through The Storm

Some people say 2020 is a new decade and some say 2021 is a new decade. I do not know which one is technically correct, but I would like to think that I am starting a new decade. I start 2020 with sadness, having lost my mom to cancer on Christmas day and my dad… Continue reading Peace Through The Storm

Hope and Peace, Paul, Philippians, Timothy

Imagining a Majestic Christmas in Heaven with Angels Singing

This year has not gone as planned. In August, I was shocked when my mom was diagnosed with Stage 4 Glioblastoma Cancer, a brain tumor. She had brain surgery, radiation and chemo pills. My family has visited her a few times every week since her diagnosis. She started out positive. Each week, she declined physically… Continue reading Imagining a Majestic Christmas in Heaven with Angels Singing

Jeremiah

Turn Sorrow Into Joy at Christmas

Expectations are powerful. If you expect more of yourself, you can try harder, work harder and do better. Expectations can build you up. Expectations can also tear you down. When you expect others to behave or act in a certain way, and they do not, you can get angry or frustrated. I think it is… Continue reading Turn Sorrow Into Joy at Christmas

God's Character, Proverbs

Have a Merry Heart Preparing for Christmas

It has been raining here for the past two days. Today is a bit warmer, so I ventured out to run errands. Let me just start by giving you an update. I will keep it short, so I am not complaining too much. My family has been sick for the past month. We were polite… Continue reading Have a Merry Heart Preparing for Christmas