“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!
"Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle at heart, and you will find rest for your souls.” ~ Matthew 11:28-29 (NLT) It’s been a tough … Continue reading The Burden Bearer
"Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” ~Matthew 8:20 (NLT) I consider myself to me a friendly, outgoing person. If I feel a close bond to or am comfortable with someone, … Continue reading The Cure for Loneliness
"What goes into someone’s mouth does not defile them, but what comes out of their mouth, that is what defiles them.” ~ Matthew 15:11 (NIV) I have been trying to eat clean lately and be more aware of what I am ingesting to fuel my body. If I can’t recognize (or pronounce!) the ingredients on the … Continue reading Just Three Words
"My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, because human anger does not produce the righteousness that God desires." ~ James 1:19-20 (NIV) I was the victim of road rage a few days ago. While driving home from work, I made a lane change, … Continue reading When Did Everyone Become So Angry?