Today is a special day, my grandfather's birthday. He was such a strong man in our family and always had something to say. Unfortunately, we lost him eight years ago to Alzheimer's disease. It is a horrible disease that took this man away from us. It diminished him into someone we didn't know. Someone he… Continue reading Coping With Loss
Ever have one of these days? or weeks? This has been my reality since last Friday. Work is a mess with things that I am supposed to answer to, but are out of my control. With so many things coming at me, it is hard to focus and prioritize. Then there is family. While work… Continue reading Head Exploding
Jeremiah 1:5 (NLT) 5 “I knew you before I formed you in your mother’s womb. So today I am sharing something that I have not talked about before due to feelings of guilt and shame. I had an abortion and I am not proud of it. I truly regret that decision that I made. I had two… Continue reading Mistakes
Revelation 21:4 (NLT) 4 He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All these things are gone forever.” September 17th is a hard day for me. This is the day my grandmother passed in 2012. She meant so much to me and I spent… Continue reading Loss of Loved Ones
There are lots of blogs, reports, etc. about stress. I learned the hard way before turning 30 that stress can kill and you won't necessarily see it coming. I didn't pay attention to the warning signs, because I didn't understand the consequences. Plus, everyone has stress so who am I to complain. So maybe the following… Continue reading Stress Can Be A Killer
Ephesians 6:10-11 (NLT) The Whole Armor of God 10 A final word: Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. 11 Put on all of God’s armor so that you will be able to stand firm against all strategies of the devil. This particular verse showed up last November as a daily devotional in my email. It… Continue reading Everyone Has A Battle….