I read this story last night and wanted to share it with you. Even though I believe that heaven and hell are simply states of mind that we live in now, brought on by our thoughts (not places that we will go after we are no longer in physical form), I still loved this story.… Continue reading Wishing you all a heavenly day
Years ago, when I entered a 12-step program, I remember seeing a banner that read, "Let Go and Let God". It was hanging on the wall behind the speaker, and I had no idea what it meant, but thought, "What a lame philosophy! How could anything get done if we don't do it ourselves?" It… Continue reading I surrender
When we first got Luke, we were warned that German Shepherds were territorial around their homes, the cars that they routinely rode in, and their food. Luke never lived up (or should I say down) to any of those labels. Labels are dangerous things. They don't have to be at all true for our subconscious… Continue reading Wonderful you
On a recent trip, I saw this little house with a clock built into the peak! I have never seen such a thing (outside of Disney World houses, which I also love!). It made me smile. The Spirit of God is alive in this world, manifesting through us all of the time, in countless ways,… Continue reading Taking myself seriously…time to lighten up!
I woke up yesterday morning and really felt inspired to hold a contest on my blog. Within a minute apprehension set in: What would people think? Would they think it was tacky? Would they feel it was somehow shallow? I knew what my motives were...it felt like a "divine idea" which to me is just… Continue reading on the right track…divine ideas!
Lately I have been considering getting a cell phone...especially in light of the fact that I will be again accompanying Sister Madonna Buder (if you want to read about an incredibly inspiring woman, look her up on-line) to the Boston Marathon. 3 years ago when I did this, I missed her finish, and did not… Continue reading Being available
When I was in high school, at the end of the year, buying yearbooks and having kids sign them was a really big deal....maybe it still is. It seemed to me that I was running around trying to get the popular girls and boys to sign it....as if their saying something nice would elevated me… Continue reading “taking in” the good!