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anxiety coping skills faith fear

reality check

I think maybe at times people take life too seriously.  You win some, you lose some…that’s what is helping me keep things in perspective.  Otherwise it can become difficult to breathe!

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faith

Love remains always

I’m sad. Two years ago today was Esther’s funeral. I still remember her mom collapsing on the casket and sobbing. Losses are heart breaking. Esther, I love you. Love remains always. Hope that “God loves you” is reality and not something you hope for. I wish you were here because I miss you so much.

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faith theology

Last Days…Children of the Living God

It really feels like we have approached the last days… I’m preaching tomorrow about how to pray during these times.  How can we pray through grief, sorrow, and doubts?  I found in Hosea 1:10 an answer to crisis we are facing here and now.  Hosea was told to marry a harlot to show Israel that […]

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faith

and you know what I’m still grieving

I miss my friend Esther. too soon too early too young. wish I could bring her back. I really do… I wish we could have journeyed together this thing called life!

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faith

one good year at a time

I finished my first year of my second PhD attempt!  feeling blessed and fortunate.  poor I probably will be and lucky if I have a roof over my head when I’m done with my PhD program. rich or poor, I love what I’m doing now. couldn’t pay me enough money to change my life because […]