What a day! I had an 800-word draft essay that I absolutely had to write today, and the only time I was able to do it was in my one-hour block between coming home from the gym and meeting up with a friend. I don’t do crunch-essays well, but for some reason this one just … More Mighty to Save
This happens to me quite frequently. The majority of my skirts have zippers on them, and as was today’s case, I absolutely could not get the stupid thing undone. I had just returned home from work, ready to change into something more casual, but got held up in the throes of the metal meshing mess. … More Stuck in a Zipper
Pilfer – steal; especially : to steal stealthily in small amounts and often again and again. (Thank you to Merriam-Webster.) I was doing dishes yesterday around midnight, and an interesting thought suddenly occurred to me. In 1 Cor. 6:11, Paul writes, “Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is … More Purchased or Pilfered?
Anyone else lacking diligence in their tasks? My goal for the next ten days (until May 7, rather) is to accomplish all these things I have cluttering my to-do list. Care to join? Patience, perseverance and all those fun character-quality things I will have to keep working on even after May 7, but my other … More A Blurb on Diligence (Or, The Ten Day To-Do)
Have you ever gone through a mental timeline of history, and realized that after all the people who have entered and exited the world, here you are. And your time is very short. After a few generations, most likely your existence will have faded from anyone’s memory. (If you don’t believe me, try listing all … More 100% Wholeheartedly
Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 So many things to be thankful for…here’s just a sample of my list. What’s yours? 1. A God who loves me, 2. A family who loves me, 3. Friends who … More In All Things, Give Thanks
It’s my current favorite song, by Fee. EVERYTHING FALLS You said You’d never leave or forsake me, when You said this life is gonna shake me. You said this world is gonna bring trouble on my soul. This I know. When everything falls apart, Your arms hold me together. When everything falls apart, … More Everything Falls