Category Archives: faith

People pleaser

Success is not about impressing and pleasing everyone, but setting your own goals, and achieving them in your own time. – Auliq Ice Peace out Trevor the Otter I AM THE ULTIMATE PEOPLE PLEASER. And always have been.  In high … Continue reading

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Odd (wo)man out…or am I really?

Every Tuesday morning, there is a MOMS group at my church.  MESSIAH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH  One wouldn’t think that I would like this group, not having children myself.  But this MOMS group is comprised of women my age, or a … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem

Isn’t this statement so completely true? Happiness is to appreciate what you have; unhappiness is to dwell on what you don’t have. Rabbi Shimon Ben Zoma (2nd century) My husband always tells me that: “it’s not about getting what you … Continue reading

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gratefulness

THANKFUL THURSDAYS What brings fulfillment is gratefulness, the simple response of our heart to this life in all its fullness. David Steindl-Rast Gratefulness, the Heart of Prayer I am grateful for so very much.  Grateful for my life, I thank … Continue reading

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Message from God

Have you ever been praying so hard for an answer, and then an email get sent containing a Bible verse gets sent straight into your email box? (Yes, this actually just happened to me!) Am I now trying to win … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day

Thought for the Day. You DO have the power to control things! Or at least, help improve.  Example: my friend asked if I was involved with anything, and I replied, two online Bible studies, an online blog site, I’m in … Continue reading

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purpose revisited

PURPOSE I have a purpose. I have a goal. I know what I’m doing. Or maybe I’m just telling myself that. I know I have said before that my purpose is self-improvement, and that I was going to work on … Continue reading

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why worry?

This blog entry is inspired by another blog entry: So what? Can we change anything that will happen from happening?  Even the most bizarre things, why would you upset yourself if say, a meteor were to come crashing down on … Continue reading

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toxic thoughts

This whole bible study I’m doing right now focuses primarily on toxic thoughts.  There are four common categories of toxic thoughts. These are negative, fearful, discontented, and critical. It tells me that chances are you are struggling with toxic thoughts … Continue reading

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LGO

Life Goes On…C’est la vie…sit back, breathe and look at the big picture. Realize that everything is not centered around this subject and thus is life- life goes on. Deal with it, cope and perhaps even turn this negative into … Continue reading

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