Certain Reservations

I’ve not been here in a while, this place in my mind is reserved. Too many thoughts rambling about, searching for words. Deception, lies, deceit, words unjust and unclean to my mind and my thoughts; a world full of people who are drowning in hurt; they have let pride and stench from the ugly and […]... Read More

Attitude of Gratitude

“When people think of generosity, they usually think of gift giving, especially during the winter holidays. The focus is on what you give and what you get. A few others focus on the needy. On an daily basis, most people in public are bombarded with homeless people offering to work for food, and on television […]... Read More

Tread Lightly

Proverbs 15:1 — “A soft answer turns away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.” Take every thought captive.  I always thought I knew what this meant, but I was very wrong about it. Then I started making major changes in my life and was shown these verses in Isaiah 55:8 -11: 8  “My thoughts […]... Read More

Life Preserved

“Sitting in the dark. In the terrible. In what seems impossible. The understanding of life as gift – is more fundamental for our stance toward life preservation than the language of right to life. The understanding of life as a gift isn’t overwrought eloquence – it’s understanding how we overcome the enemy. Life as a […]... Read More

The Gift of Giving

We are built both to give and to receive. To expect to do one without doing the other is like, sitting on one end of the teeter totter expecting to have a good time going up and down, while refusing to allow anyone to sit on the other side. In times of difficulty, it is […]... Read More