"For what is your life? It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away." ~James 4:14b (NKJV) As I was driving to work this week, I thought to myself, “There has to be more to life than this!” I wasn’t referring specifically to work, but to daily life in general. The … Continue reading The Little Things
“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” ~Deuteronomy 31:6 (NIV) My first recollection of fear was when I was in sixth grade. That was the year that Phys Ed class meant learning to swim. During the first class, we were … Continue reading Fear is a Liar
"Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour." ~ 1 Peter 5:8 (NLT) My son, Eric, and I were recently on vacation at the Jersey Shore. I absolutely love road tripping with Eric! This trip he introduced me to electroswing music, … Continue reading Road Trip!
“So Ruth went out to gather grain behind the harvesters. And as it happened, she found herself working in a field that belonged to Boaz, the relative of her father-in-law, Elimelech.” ~ Ruth 2:3 (NLT) My son, Eric, recently became a partner in an exciting new business venture. As I have mentioned, Eric has … Continue reading Coincidence? I Think Not!
“This is the day the Lord has made; We will rejoice and be glad in it.” ~Psalm 118:24 (NKJV) My son, Eric, and I don’t have many holiday traditions. The ones we do have are not very elaborate. This past Labor Day weekend we had our customary “take-out cook-in” …take out from the local burger joint, enjoyed at home, … Continue reading It’s Monday…Be Happy Anyway!