WITNESSES WHO ENCOURAGE The #FiveMinuteFriday word prompt this week is witness. The word can be a noun or a verb. What I first think of is someone who sees something firsthand and tells about it. Some of the synonyms at Rhymezone are: watcher, viewer, spectator, […]
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Instant Food: Convenient but is it Best? Try Sourdough
INSTANT FOOD Instant grits, instant oatmeal, instant coffee, instant hot cocoa mix, and I could go on. So many instant foods, but are they good for you? Of course, like anyone else, I love meals that don’t take long to prepare but are still nutritious. […]
Finding Common Ground Between Extremes Beginning with Love
The first step in reconciliation in any area is our willingness to find that common ground, establish friendships and work from there. Instead of hate, we might find forgiveness and love.
Hope While Time Keeps Moving On
While time keeps moving on, we experience changes as we age. Though we may not enjoy all the changes, we can still find joy in life.
Better Together: What’s Your Opinion?
Whether we agree or disagree theologically, politically, socially, or in any other way. is beside the point. We are better together.
Broken but Not in Despair: A Heart Full of Hope
BROKEN BUT NOT IN DESPAIR I had some time this afternoon, so I decided to see what I could come up with for the Five Minute Friday word prompt, broken. A poem started in my mind so I began to write. Thoughts of deep […]
Gentle Yet Mighty, Savior of the World, King of All
GENTLE JESUS This week For Five Minute Friday, Kate chose the word, gentle. The first thought that came to my mind was of a hymn I heard long ago called Gentle Jesus, Meek and Mild. And as I thought of the meekness of Jesus, I […]
Savor Food and Special Family Moments Filled with Love
When was the last time you had a meal you really savored as you ate each bite? There were four of us tonight, but one of us chose to really savor her food.
Green: New Growth and Beauty in Life
Green is the color of growth. As springtime comes near, new buds appear on the bare branches of trees. And before we know it the leaves will unfurl bringing a fresh beauty as the hardwood trees awake from their dormant season. They join with the […]
Fixing Your Gaze on Jesus Gives Hope for Eternity
Where do you put your focus? Is it on your circumstances or on what you are missing? Are you fixing your gaze on the past or the future or only the present or do you try to see everything at once? Do you look inside […]