At some point in our lives, most of us have sat in a doctor’s office, and they have ordered testing for information about a concerning matter. Any time we have a medical test, there is always the possibility of unfavorable news and a life changing report coming back. How do you usually respond? For me, … Continue reading The Key for Test Preparation (No, Not That Kind of Test!)
On Saturday, I attended the memorial service for a loved one. I chatted with relatives as we waited for the service to begin. After a while, my sister called me over, with a look of concern. I asked what was wrong, thinking something had happened to another family member. She shared that there was an … Continue reading What Will Be Said About You Once You Have Left This Earth?
I shared about the unexpected and unplanned purchase of our Honda Odyssey, and how God blessed me with a vehicle that I am committed to use to bless others. After last week’s story, I’ve gotten a number of requests to pick up donations. I’m on it! I'm delighted to partner with other organizations and ensure … Continue reading A Gift That Costs You Nothing to Give
Since it looks like the holiday shopping deals have started flooding my Inbox, I figured this was a good week to share a story to remind us all to be a blessing to others in this upcoming time of giving. At the end of 2018 it was time for a new vehicle. I had been … Continue reading What Can Your Hands and Heart Give Today?
Last week, I had the opportunity to get away for a few days with my daughters during their Fall Break from school. After a busy start of the academic year with both girls at new schools, I was looking forward to some downtime where we could connect and relax. Months ago, I saw an advertisement … Continue reading Like Harriet Tubman, Can People Follow Us to Freedom?
Just when things were going well…I’d been rejoicing that the tide was finally turning in our family’s favor, as it appeared that we’d finally won the faith fight concerning Kennedi’s injury. And I was steadily preparing for the next journey of faith, getting ready to take my Leap of Faith. And then I got sucker … Continue reading Either Trust Me, or Trust What You See
I have a milestone birthday coming up this weekend. As I prepare to celebrate, I am reflecting on previous years, as I contemplate my direction for the upcoming year. In one year, the earth completely revolves around the sun. Within this revolution, we will experience the four seasons of Winter, Spring, Summer, and Autumn; along … Continue reading A Personal Reflection: Don’t Waste Your Revolution Around the Sun
I finally came to terms with a scar that I despised for over 20 years, realizing that scars are evidence that healing has taken place.
Last December, we took our annual family trip to the Sight and Sound theater in Lancaster, PA. I had been waiting all year to finally see their production of Jesus. Several of my friends had went throughout the year, and each one had raved about how amazing it was. Finally, it was our turn. And … Continue reading Someone is Always Watching, What Do They See in You?
Last week we entered the final quarter of 2019. At this time of year, goal-conscientious people usually start assessing their progress against the targets they set out for in the beginning of the year. Businesses start evaluating their metrics to gauge how their year-end numbers are tracking. How are you making out so far? Have … Continue reading Ready or Not, It’s Coming…