Tag: spiritual growth

Sometimes He speaks in a still small voice. Sometimes He shuts down your computer?

Have you ever had an experience where you absolutely, without a doubt, knew that God was trying to tell you something?  I have before, and did again a few nights ago.  Let me explain. So, I went to book club, had a… Read More

Reply with love

Ever had anyone do something, or say something to you that really just hurt?  Please.  If you haven’t, then, really, you need to remove yourself from the bubble you live in.  We all have.  It’s just part of human nature.  Sometimes the… Read More


Let’s see.  Yesterday ended with the wood blinds dusted, but the bathroom cabinets were not oiled.  I also pulled some weeds out of the shrub bed outside our kitchen window.  That one is a constant work in progress!  I had aspirations of… Read More

so, it’s been a week now…

Well, it’s been a week since I returned from the Women’s Retreat.  Actually, as I glance at the clock, I realize it been almost exactly a week, to even the hour!  So, I suppose it’s time to start writing out some of… Read More

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saw this quote…

Saw this quote on another blog I read…  really liked it… I think it’s so true! So, without further ado: “Why do people choose the substitute over God himself? Probably the most important reason is that it obviates accountability to God. We… Read More


I have often felt like I carry baggage around with me.  No, not a rolling suitcase-kind-of-baggage, emotional baggage.  You know what I’m talking about, don’t pretend you don’t.  So, in the study I’m doing right now, we had to look over a… Read More

my rock jar

I have seen it actually done before… the jar demonstration.  You may know the one I’m talking about. First, you get a big jar.  Then, put some large rocks in it.  It looks full, right? Then you put some smaller rocks in,… Read More

seeing better.

I was only supposed to prove my husband wrong.  oops. Full story: For a while, my sweet husband has been telling me in his oh-so-subtle-ways (read:  “you’re blind”)  that I need to get my eyes checked.  I thought he was ridiculous, but… Read More

a really random day…

Today was a random day.  Lots of stuff in my head, lots of stuff happening.  First:  the dishwasher broke.  Yep.  All of that hard water build up from before the water softener finally had it’s heyday.  We discovered this when we awoke… Read More