They seized Him, led Him away, and brought Him into the high priest’s house. Meanwhile Peter was following at a distance. They lit a fire in the middle of the courtyard and sat down together, and Peter sat among them. When a servant saw him sitting in the firelight, and looked closely at him, she said, “This man was… Continue reading No Way, Man!
Judas Iscariot is known as the disciple who betrayed Jesus! As I was studying more about Judas, I realized in several passages in the New Testament, that he was not only known as gaining money in the betrayal of Jesus around the time just before Jesus' crucifixion but also "he was a thief and having… Continue reading Betrayed
Many of us experience disappointment in our friends and people we are close to. We think we can depend on them to help us in either a very tough situation or just a simple favor and they are not present. I see that Jesus had a situation towards the end of his time on earth,… Continue reading Truly Abandoned!
I've been watching Kathie Lee Gifford for many years, including when she worked with Regis Philbin. She is loved, liked and respected by many! She has been given many compliments and accolades, saying "we will miss you" this week, as she is leaving the Today Show! I admire how she is unafraid to share her… Continue reading Who’s Watching You?
I have had a lot of doubts recently. Doubts about whether things will get better with my family, whether my health will get better and stay better, will I be able to drive again and take care of what I used to be able to do and not have to depend on other people? I've… Continue reading Don’t Stop Believing!
Spring is defined as " to jump upwards or forwards." This makes sense when thinking about why the season Spring was named this! Growth is what we see when Spring arrives each year. When we go to a home improvement store, we see flowers, trees, all kinds of chemicals, mulch and many products designed to… Continue reading The Season of Growth
Often, I'm not motivated to go through boxes and bins of old things. I simply hate the experience of figuring out what I want to throw out and what I want to keep, then how I will organize. I have recognized the need to do this for quite some time, but I lacked motivation and… Continue reading Spring Cleaning
Now that all the celebrating is over. I decided to learn about who St.Patrick really was. I never knew much about St Patrick, other than the fact that he was a missionary in Ireland! Everything else I think of regarding St Patrick's Day, revolves around what our modern culture does in celebrating this day. I… Continue reading Understanding St.Patrick
It is easy, when you are young, to believe that what you desire is no less than what you deserve, to assume that if you want something badly enough, it is your God- given right to have it.” - Jon Krakauer This quote brings to mind what is popular in the news this week, the… Continue reading The Elite and Entitled
Many of us love little children, especially new babies when they are in our family. It hurts when we can’t see them and spend time with them like we would so love to do! I think about characteristics of these children and why they are so lovable, I then see that some older children and… Continue reading Welcome, Child