Category Archives: Like It Is

Feeling the Love

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged.  Faith in humanity and faith in myself has been challenged a heck of a lot since early September.  I think if there were a theme for the last two months it would simply be “God … Continue reading

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Hearing Voices

Have you ever heard something so many times it starts losing its effectiveness?  I find that happens to me a lot.  Then something will set off a chain of “ah-ha!”s that wake me back up and let me experience the … Continue reading

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Open Heart

What an interesting week I had!!!  Physically, I had been feeling run down and Sunday night it all came to a head when I was admitted to the hospital with chest pain!  There’s nothing like a physically malady to get … Continue reading

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Speak Softly

Teddy Roosevelt takes credit for many great phrases, but his most popular is what became his presidential motto for foreign policy: “Speak softly and carry a big stick.” This last week language and the spoken word have been prominent in … Continue reading

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Sittin’ On The Dock of the Bay

I think God gives us nudges; little reminders for us to sit up and take notice.  I think they come in all different ways if we are paying attention.  So over the last few weeks a certain song keeps coming … Continue reading

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Drop Dead Gorgeous

 I’ve always struggled with being overly critical of myself.   I can be a bit of a perfectionist.  I am especially critical of my physical appearance sometimes and I know that’s not something my faith is calling me to do.   It’s … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Carry On

Have you seen the resurgence of this poster? It seems like it’s all over the place. Bright red in the background with a picture of a white crown and the words “KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON” bolded in the forefront … Continue reading

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Target Blessings in the School Supply Isle

So, I’m shopping Target today buying a boat load of school supplies and as I pull into the parking lot I notice a neighborhood acquaintance walking into the store along side me. She’s on her cell phone so I give … Continue reading

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Debbie Downer

After I post a blog I can track the activity a blog generates through the WordPress analytics page.  It took me a while to figure out the whole system.  If I want to increase readership of the blog and see … Continue reading

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What’s Your Business?

I’m not sure what the general consensus on giving and charity is.  It seems we all have our own parameters and ideas on how this is done.  We can all agree on one thing.  Charity is important.  Not only does … Continue reading

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