When Little Means So Much

Posted by on Dec 16, 2011 in Anxiety, Blessings, Christianity, Compassion, Culture, Faith, Fear, Grief, Loss, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 0 comments

According to the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, food insecurity now impacts one in seven households in America.  As a statistic, this is hard...

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A Blessing Tree This Thanksgiving

Posted by on Nov 12, 2011 in Blessings, Compassion, Faith, Family, Inspiration, Life Balance, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trust in God | 3 comments

We recently celebrated my husband’s birthday with a big bash.  Every corner of the house was filled with spectacular flowers, live...

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Pearls of Suffering, Wings of Grace

Posted by on Oct 17, 2011 in Anxiety, Blessings, Christianity, Compassion, Culture, Danger, Encouragement, Faith, Family, Fear, Featured, Grief, Inspiration, Loss, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trust in God | 6 comments

When a grain of sand gets into an oyster, the oyster begins defending its soft tissue against the irritation by secreting repeated layers...

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Where Is Your Treasure?

Posted by on Aug 30, 2011 in Animals and pets, Anxiety, Blessings, Danger, Faith, Family, Grief, Idols, Loss, Peace, Religion, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 10 comments

Shock…horror…disgust…tears…anger…recrimination…my feelings raced like torrents of scalding lava. I was...

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When God Says No

Posted by on Jun 20, 2011 in Animals and pets, Anxiety, Compassion, Culture, Danger, Encouragement, Faith, Family, Featured, Idols, Life Balance, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 6 comments

A week ago, I had a scary encounter with a scorpion. My arms full of grocery bags and my keys in the front door.  I felt something fall...

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