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Pieces of Me...

Warning…written during an emotional tsunami…read at your own risk. No, I’m not joking.

I am a mess. I keep trying to have it all together, say the right things, think the right thoughts, act the right ways, pray the right prayers….but still I am a mess.   626 more words



I just finished a women’s bible study at my church. It was the best 8 weeks I’ve had in awhile. I was stressing out big time to commit to it. 446 more words

What i know

They say Knowing is the first step , that knowledge is power .

This is what I know.

I can’t fix me but I’ve learnt to educate myself, understand myself and determine parts of life where I may or may not be able to improve things. 1,215 more words


Don't Tell Me What To Do!

Hebrews 12

Proverbs 3:11-12

“That is not acceptable behavior, Tim!”

Another mother rushed to the older toddler who had just knocked down my 15-month-old son in a public indoor play area. 682 more words

Faith And Life

In Remembrance...

Monday was a tough day for me.  The weather has been drab.  I’ve been fighting an illness.  Life has been busy. But you can read about the underlying root of my challenging day at… 9 more words

The Beam Upon Your Shoulder

I have been feeling a lot like Frodo the hobbit (from the Lord of the Rings) lately; specifically, at the point in “the Fellowship of the Ring” (in either the book or movie) when he, after great difficulties, has carried the evil magic ring from his home village, the Shire, to Rivendell, the home of the elf lord Elrond. 1,386 more words

Secondhand Sighs

I’ve been doing a lot of heavy sighing lately. I don’t mean to. Pathetic sounds just sort of escape my lips before I realize it. But I think they are a sound indicator of the state of my heart: burdened. 979 more words