If Hercules (Son of Zeus) was Thought to be so Powerful; How Much More Powerful am I?

This morning as I was praying I was reminded of the movie of The Legend of Hercules.  The movie is about Greek mythology which I admittedly really enjoy even though I do not believe in Greek gods.  Hercules was brought up as a fully human man with no knowledge that he was the son ofContinue reading “If Hercules (Son of Zeus) was Thought to be so Powerful; How Much More Powerful am I?”

I Thought — but He Knew

I Thought – But He Knew For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.  Jeremiah 29:11 Based upon the emails I still get from babycenter.com, I should be holding two beautiful one week old babies right now. Continue reading “I Thought — but He Knew”

Footprints

Even to your old age and gray hairs I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you. Isaiah 46:4 NIV This weekend I went skiing with a few couples and while many are great skiers IContinue reading “Footprints”

The Big Event

Within the next 24 hours people all over the world will begin celebrating the culminating event of the advent season — Christmas Day.  Most of us will be giving gifts, receiving gifts, singing, feasting with family, and spreading joy and happiness throughout the day.  Since before the Thanksgiving holiday many of us have been lookingContinue reading “The Big Event”

Keep Christ in Christmas—He Couldn’t Be Taken Out if We Tried

During the Christmas season, you often hear people complaining about its paganism and its lack of Christ; yet Christ is all throughout Christmas.  Christmas is the season to give, to praise, and to let your light shine.  It is the season to uplift someone else, the make their days merry and bright.  Santa Clause, Decorations,Continue reading “Keep Christ in Christmas—He Couldn’t Be Taken Out if We Tried”

Become the Blessing

For the past week, I have been praying for a few people.  I have prayed for people I know personally and some I have never met.  Some prayers can only be answered by God; yet some can be answered by God’s angels here on earth.  Angels do not have to be heavenly beings but theyContinue reading “Become the Blessing”

One Gift You Should Get Everyone on Your List

When I think about Christmas, I think about the greatest gift we could have even been given – the gift of Christ.  Every year my mom (still at this age) asks me what I want for Christmas – my siblings ask me too. At a point in life where my greatest wants and needs cannotContinue reading “One Gift You Should Get Everyone on Your List”

A Note of Thanks

Call it the Miss Manners in me but I am always writing thank you notes.  Not just for gifts but just to show extreme appreciation for love and consideration.  Lately I have had so much thanksgiving in my heart for others.  I am so appreciative of their love, concern, and kindness.  As I began toContinue reading “A Note of Thanks”