Tag: assurance

Apr 28

Listen ! Understand !

It was 1964 when Eric Burdon and The Animals released the single “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” from the album “House of the Rising Sun.” and they joined the British Invasion. The chorus repeats;
I'm just a soul whose intentions are good
Oh Lord, please don’t let me be misunderstood

Such a true line for all of us. We are just

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Apr 17

Saying Goodbye

How do you know it is time to let go and say goodbye to a relationship, a pet, a life? When death does not come when it should have come what do you do? I remember the conversation with my ex-husband in the car in the parking lot of the grocery store; Me “Do you want a divorce?”

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Apr 04

Knock Knock

They say opportunity only knocks once and since I happen to be unemployed I am constantly looking and listening for those opportunities.
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Sep 26

Pray for Cheryl

Pray for Cheryl Why me, Lord? What have I ever done To deserve even one Of the pleasures I’ve known? Tell me, Lord, What did I ever do That was worth lovin’ you For the kindness you’ve shown? –Kris Kristofferson The words of that song by Kris Kristofferson sang over and over in my head …

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Sep 01

Irene's Wrath, God's water

Haven’t we all witnessed the amazing power of water this year? A family member told me this week that the eight inches of rain they received from “Irene” was caused by 100 trillion raindrops per square mile! When we multiply that by 150 – 200 square miles in many areas around the northeast USA, it’s …

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Mar 20


I am a little late in writing about Lent we are well into the Lenten Season now but I wanted to reflect on it a bit anyway. Lent is the 40 day season before Easter that the Christian Church spends in reflection on the sacrifices Jesus made for us. Sundays are not included in the …

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Jan 15

Saying Goodbye

Saying Goodbye Matthew 26:18 Jesus replied, “Go into the city to a certain man and tell him, ‘The Teacher says: My appointed time is near. I am going to celebrate the Passover with my disciples at your house.’” 19 So the disciples did as Jesus had directed them and prepared the Passover. 26 While they …

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Dec 24

What does Christmas Eve mean to you ?

It is Christmas Eve. What does it mean for you? I have been talking to people about what Christmas Eve means for them. It is Christmas Eve morning as I sit by the Christmas tree with a large cup of coffee and Christmas Carols on the radio. To me it means waiting for the big …

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Nov 10

My 16 year old self

It is everywhere, people are blogging and tweeting and pasting on their walls. What is it? It is a letter to your 16 year old self? What would I tell my 16 year old self ? I would have told her to dump the loser boyfriend he will only abuse you later on. I would …

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Sep 26

Following God's Call

What does it mean to follow God’s call? I have struggled with that question for a very long time now and I am still not sure that I am following in the way God needs me to follow. A good friend of mine says that he knew he was going to be a pastor as …

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