Correction

It was a long day and I was short tempered with everyone. I snapped at a gas station attendant taking forever to assist me. My mother turns to me and says “ is that the way I raised you? I taught you to be a good Christian , not to speak to someone that way.”... Continue Reading →

How can it be?

The world looks at you and thinks you have it all. You have a family, healthy kids, nice home and car, good jobs and everything seems perfect. However when you delve deeper underneath all the “stuff” unhappiness and sadness unfold. How can that be when it all seems so perfect ? I look around at... Continue Reading →

Gratitude

Be grateful and thankful for everything. Any big or small gesture, give thanks. For a kind word, quick smile, soft touch, give thanks. For family, friends, love, hope, faith and health, give thanks. The blue sky, grey ones too, the sun, the moon, and the stars, give thanks. In your darkest moments, think of the... Continue Reading →

Something Greater

I fall on my knees in prayer thanking God for another day. Putting aside all distractions, I’m just thankful and say all I am is yours. Grateful and willing to do the will of my God. This is how I choose to start my day. Relying on human beings to gain happiness, attention and affection... Continue Reading →

Unsteady

In  silence observe the unsteady behavior of life all around. The glistening of ice on the ground sparkling like diamonds and one step and your completely unsteady. The wind gently blowing, rocking a boat from side to side with an unsteady course forward. The sun slowly rising, causing an unsteady glare on the horizon.  In... Continue Reading →

Sorrow

“Sorrow is better than laughter, because a sad face is good for the heart” (Ecclesiastes 7:3) We all strive to be happy,  but it is the hardships, struggles, sorrow and challenges that create who we are.  Sorrow penetrates our soul and afflicts our hearts. We struggle to believe there are better days ahead.  We live... Continue Reading →

Back to Basics

I had a meeting with my corporate accountant the other day, and he looked at me and said the company's profitability isn't looking to good. He continued to tell me I had two options, either I step it up and take further control of the situation or close the doors by the end of next... Continue Reading →

Struggle

It's so hard to rise above and conquer all obstacles and evils. To discover empowerment and move on .  We struggle each day with an overload of responsibilities and at the end of the day can feel so drained.  We just need someone to hear our story. To hear some response from similar circumstances and... Continue Reading →

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