"Be angry and yet do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, and do not give the devil and opportunity." ~Ephesians 4:26-27 I blew it big time yesterday. Yikes! It was even Sunday, the day of rest! I should have reminded my temper to take a break, too. We Type … Continue reading Letting Go of Anger
"Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light." ~Matthew 11:28-30 How much … Continue reading Check Your Baggage At the Door
We all experience moments in our lives when we feel discontented, maybe even trapped. Type A women are especially susceptible to this. We like to be in control and, when something happens that gets our schedule off kilter, well, our discontentment shifts into high gear. Here's a little lesson about deserts, scouring pads and chameleons … Continue reading Contentment In All Circumstances – Finding Your JOY!
I am the vine; you are the branches. If a man remains in me and I in him, he will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing." ~ John 5:15 “We need to take care of that,” my husband said, gazing at me with expectation. He knows I’m a Type A woman. … Continue reading Cut Vines
In my Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going to prepare a place for you." ~John 4:2 You step out of the car and you’re hit. A flood of memories wash over you and wakes you up to the past. It’s Father’s Day and … Continue reading A Trip to Dad’s House
I’m a strange mom. There are certain things I do that can send chills up the spine of a normal kid (especially a teenage kid). Below is a list (You know I love lists!) of my strange mom qualities. Perhaps some of you moms out there can relate: ___I do not dress like a teenager. … Continue reading I’m A Strange Mom
"Throw yourselves into the work of the Master, confident that nothing you do for Him is a waste of time or effort." ~1 Corinthians 15:58 I just got a call from Deb.Kim's dad is sick. She has to rush home to Wisconsin. "Pray for her, OK?" Deb asks. "Let the others know." OK, Deb. I … Continue reading You Were Shaped for Serving God…Even If You Are Type A