Monthly Archives: November 2014

Learning Through Loss

Like everyone, my character has been formed by my life experiences. I have had my share of trials, but I can honestly say that, looking back on them, I am thankful for what I learned through each one. In May, … Continue reading

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My Journal

Dictionary.com describes journal as a noun, meaning, “a daily record, as of occurrences, experiences, or observations.” According to Online Etymology Dictionary, it also has roots in the Mid-14c. Anglo-French word jurnal, meaning “book of church services.” I take lots of … Continue reading

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Supporter, Thinker, Driver, Cheerleader

Over the years I have attended a number of workshops identifying various personalities and their communication styles in an effort to improve the way employees work together in the business environment. The first one was fascinating as well as entertaining. … Continue reading

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Carry Each Other’s Burdens

I sometimes lose sight of God in my daily life. He doesn’t change or move away from me, but little by little I make the busy-ness of life and the cares of this world bigger than Him. It usually happens … Continue reading

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Honky Tonk and Worship

My husband loves to play competitive handball – it’s like racquetball without the racket. We have traveled to many obscure destinations so he can participate in a tournament. Several years ago we attended a tournament in Chattanooga, TN, not too … Continue reading

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Time to Launch!

Returning from a recent business trip I found myself reflecting on one of the points shared by our featured motivational speaker – the idea of identifying what you’re good at and becoming great at it. In the past I have … Continue reading

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Be still and know that I am God.

I was going through a particularly stressful time at work.   In addition to being very busy with the usual responsibilities, I was struggling with an employee’s personal attack. My prayers were obsessed with the situation, and I was praying for … Continue reading

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