Compassion

Compassion

(Photo credit goes to Pixabay.com user Olzheim.) "Indeed He was ill and almost dead. But God helped him and me too, so that I would not have more sadness." --Philippians 2:27 Compassion is the word that comes to mind as I meditate on the above verse. Jesus cares. He cares about our sadness. He takes [...]

Rest

Rest

Image by Martin Winkler from Pixabay I've never understood the need for rest more than I do now on my current path. My days are so cram packed with things that need tending to. I've been bogged down by assignments, deadlines and an abundance of stress. My mind is all over the place. College has [...]

Advocate

Advocate

Back in October the local Anglican church had roofers come in and put new shingles on this heritage building. It's the oldest church here in our city. Isn't it a charming little church? Recently my thoughts gravitated towards that new roof and how sometimes life can let in a lot of rain. This is when [...]

Angels At Our Side

Angels At Our Side

November 11, 2022 It's 9:51 Friday morning. I have a final exam today for the 2 week Introduction to Computers that's part of the whole of my ECE course. The last 3 weeks have been tiring, stressful and challenging. However, I've had more than one helping angel on my side. I've needed that help and [...]

I Can Do Anything  

I Can Do Anything  

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Without anything to back up the title of this post, you may assume that I'm a noticeably confident and proud individual who sees herself as strong and able. I can assure you that if you'd seen me this week this is not the impression, I would have given you. [...]

Where You Belong

Where You Belong

What's just over that hill? You may not know, but I do. These are my own words, as I know there's a river just on the other side. But God would say the same thing. You can't see what's up ahead but He knows the plans He has for you.  …"plans to prosper you and [...]

Prioritizing: Part 3

Prioritizing: Part 3

(All photos taken over the weekend at a Ladies retreat) Some Lessons are learnt the hard way. Perhaps, sometimes, this is the only way. However, if you can avoid calamity, let me steer you in a better direction. As I'm generally a mess without a plan, I sat down recently to write out my personal [...]

Photographs

Photographs

Image by LEEROY Agency from Pixabay Photographs won't tell the whole story Behind smiles can lay trials Hidden crimes Served time And broken dreams. Photographs won't show you the heartache Sharp focus is hocus pocus Where truth lies  Behind twinkling eyes  And well pressed seams. However, photographs never tell us the ending  They don't predict [...]

A Journey Through John

A Journey Through John

(Photo credit goes to Pixabay.com user dostigla.) Let's begin...... ... a poetic Journey through the Book of John. We will learn a great deal about Jesus, whose message John taught as an Apostle of God, as well as, a little about John. The Word Was God Without Jesus no life exists He was with God [...]