Anxious

How much time is lost by being anxious? It's so hard to control, and compels our thoughts and actions. I sit still in silence and try to let go of my anxious state of mind. I exhale to release the worrisome energy and inhale the love, faith, and hope God has promised. I try to... Continue Reading →

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 →

Time slipping by

Wandering around this big city, observing the mix of human kind People racing all around as if they are all loosing time Many drown out the noise with ear buds, rapidly walking, looking straight ahead, no eye contact, no emotion, no life I watch with sadness, how this world is passing them by It feels cold,... Continue Reading →

Healing Water

I glide down the steps into glistening water. I submerge my entire body and feel all burdens wash away. The weightless sensation is a peaceful escape from all worries and pains. Floating in tranquil water, with my eyes closed and the warm sun beaming above, I am filled with strength. My ears flooded, I hear... Continue Reading →

Stop and wait

Waiting patiently for something you want so desperately is a heart wrenching feeling. A few days go by and the stress of waiting and longing for what I want is crippling the way I function and the way I’m thinking. So I STOP and realize this is not the way to handle what I want.... Continue Reading →

Thank you for another day

We open our eyes and thank God for another day. We ask God to give us strength to get through this day. The stress and demands of life weigh us down. Let us look beyond and see the good and happiness above all the chaos a day may bring. Let us all try to bring... 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 →

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