The Love of God – How Deep it Is

I play piano at my church every Sunday, each song I play for our services, I focus on the notes, timing, the song leader, and parts of the song. Parts that I know need to be played loud and some quiet. The last thing I tend to focus on is the words. While the song…

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Learning to Dance in the Rain

We have all heard or seen the words Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass…It’s about learning to dance in the rain. I’ve never given that saying much thought, until today. As I write this, there is rain, thunder, and lightning going on. Wisconsin can have some pretty strong storms; thunder so loud…

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Habits: The good, the bad, and the ugly

A couple of months ago, my friends and I did a devotional called ‘Habits’, and since then I have done it two or three more times. It was so good and challenging. It was about how we can change our bad habits into good ones. And the word ‘Habits’ was changed into an acronym to…

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And Jesus says “Come”

But when I fix my eyes on all that You are Then every doubt I feel Deep in my heart Grows strangely dim All my worries fade And fall to the ground Cause when I seek Your face And don’t look around Any place I’m in Grows strangely dim… These lyrics come from one of…

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Gratitude Prompt ~ The Kindness Challenge

Top of the morning, to ya! My friends and I are doing a devotional together right now called, ‘Be Loved. 25 Simple Acts of Love to Change a Life’. Each devotional is a challenge to do something loving and kind. Look at the world around you, love and kindness are not even in the vocabulary…

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Thoughts from a Bloggers Notebook Part 2

Greetings and Salutations! Just because I did not post last week, does not mean my thoughts and ideas stopped coming. My thoughts range from an innocent merry-go-round to a crazy, maddening, out-of-control roller coaster. But, let’s stay in the safe zone…shall we? In the past, I’ve had random posts, and while they are fun, they…

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Just a Reminder. God Is There

I am very sorry for not posting last week, my life got a tad hectic and crazy, and posting was very difficult. But my life has calmed down a bit and we should be back to our regularly scheduled program… We are going through very challenging times, both in the world and in our own…

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We are Victorious

A couple of weeks ago, during our monthly communion service, my Pastor said we have victory over sin. That one word started my mind spinning. The word victorious means Having won a victory; triumphant And victory is defined as An act of defeating an enemy or opponent in a battle, game or other competition In…

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Journal Prompt -What Brings You Genuine Joy?

It is a common misconception that we need things to be happy or content. That could not be further than the truth; the best things in life are either free or really simple, and they bring genuine joy. Growing up, my family and I didn’t have a lot, but we had enough, we appreciated what…

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My Battle with Anxiety – And How I Won

I wrote this before I even had a blog, and I kept putting off posting it. Because it exposes a part of my heart, and me, that I don’t want people to know about. But I think it’s time. It is time to share a battle that I was fighting for two, miserable years.  …

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