I wake up each morning with a stretch and a yawn, Each day is a new adventure that begins to unfold at dawn. Sometimes I’m with people, or even with my furry pals, But always in the presence of the God whose love never fails. Often people ...Read More »
Loneliness Is NOT An Option
I wrote this article while visiting my 96-year old mom at a retirement center in Dallas, Texas. She has the opportunity to live with other seniors, many of whom, like her, are widows. This is so important. Loneliness is not an option! Companionship and socialization is a necessity for one’s ...Read More »
Good Grief? Is There Such a Thing?
Daddy’s been gone a little while now. It’s my 2nd Christmas without him. Two years without him calling on Christmas morning to hear the girls squeal with delight over Santa’s visit. Two years of looking at boiled custard knowing it will last that much longer now without him around. The ...Read More »
Ask Your Soul: Why So Sad?
It’s not usual for a song to come to my mind completely out of the blue. It happens all the time. This morning, however, the song that invaded my thoughts was quite an unusual one. I was sweeping the floor, and to my recollection, I wasn’t thinking about anything in ...Read More »
How Can I Know if God Really Loves Me?
If you do not understand God’s love for you, it will be difficult to grow in relationship with Him and others. Oftentimes, the way we view our parents is how we view God. If we were abandoned by our parents, abused by them, or rejected by them; this will cause ...Read More »