You Might Need to Pray More!

I heard an awesome story on Sunday about a successful man who at the age of 52 was called by God to serve in El Salvador.  He basically left everything he’d ever known behind and moved to an ‘unknown land’ (well, at least to him) and began doing things that helped the people of the […]

The Sneaky Little Sucker

Beware of the devil!  He’s a sneaking little sucker! Case in point:  Tuesday’s post was all about how Jesus has defeated the devil…yesterday, today and always!! Halleluiah! Amen! Since therefore the children share in flesh and blood, he himself likewise partook of the same things, that through death he might destroy the one who has […]

The Evil in the World

Watching the news is pretty scary these days.  Evil seems to be all around us and maybe even winning several of the battles.  YIKES! However, you do realize that the good guy wins in the end, right? Let me assure you…He does. And the devil, who deceived them, was thrown into the lake of burning […]

Trust

Trust is a major concern for most people regardless of their relationship status. The fact is that family, friends, spouses, co-workers and neighbors will all fail to reach our expectations at some point and time in our lives.  It is up to us to decide what to do with these letdowns and how they will […]

September 11th

It’s impossible for me to post a blog on September 11th and not think of two things…the terrifying events of 9/11 and my nephew’s birthday.  One is absolutely horrendous and the other is such a wonderful blessing that I feel completely stuck in the middle of sorrow and joy…Sigh. I’m even more emotionally confused this […]

Watch What You Say

The tongue is a critical piece to the human body.  It helps us taste, swallow, talk and clean our teeth.  Just with these basic functions of this multi-faceted muscle; we can enjoy dinner, conversation and a bright smile!  The tongue is sounding pretty fantastic…until we use it for evil!!!  (Insert scary music!) By evil, I […]

It’s That Time of Year Again

The NFL football season is upon us once again!  Tonight’s opening game between the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers will kick off my favorite time of year!  WOOHOO!!  Are you ready for some football?!?!?! I’ll give you one guess as to what I’ll be doing tonight!!!! Of course, my favorite team, the Chicago Bears […]

Friend Picking

While reading my Facebook newsfeed this morning, I came across a title to a story that said, “Life is too short for crappy friends.”  BAHAHAHA!!  Completely made me laugh out loud!!! Basically, the article was about how to teach our children to let go of those who are bad for us and to develop the […]