Sit Still …

Sit Still …But there are other blessings that will be ours only if we stop chasing after them and let them come to us, like the butterfly that eludes our grasp when we try to catch it, but comes to perch on our shoulder when we stop chasing it and…

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Josh

My boys are home-schooled, so when it comes to proms and graduation, things are done slightly different. We have been a part of the ‘Community Homeschoolers’ for years. It is a group of about 100 students from 1st to 12th grade that meets every Wednesday. Classes are offered for all…

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Two Books

I just finished reading two books about overcoming difficult physical issues … ‘Trading Ashes for Roses’ by Connie Pombo. (Our church is looking into having her as the speaker at our ladies retreat this fall) ‘A Gift of Mourning Glories’ by Georgia Shaffer. Both are about their journeys through cancer…

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Tired of …

I realized recently what I do with my blog. I post on the days when ‘life is good’ or I have an update on my physical issues. On the days when I am struggling with something, I just avoid writing here or I post quotes from others. Is that called…

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Live With Intention

I came across a verse similar to this today, and then I changed it slightly to add some of my own values to it. Live With Intention Walk to the edge. Listen hard Listen within Laugh. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Continue to learn. Appreciate your friends. Choose with no…

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Between God and you

People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered. Forgive them anyway.If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Be kind anyway.If you are successful, you will win some unfaithful friends and some genuine enemies. Succeed anyway.If you are honest and sincere people may deceive you. Be honest…

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Joseph

My fifteen year old son Joseph has been in a Debate Club for the past three years. The club he participates in is in a national highschool, homeschool league and parental involvement is a big part of it. He loves the challenge of articulating his viewpoint and presenting it well…

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