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Choosing Joy

Happiness. Somewhat a difficult topic for me to write about. I’m not what anyone would consider a peppy, upbeat person. I wear my heart on my sleeve which tends to leave my emotions on an almost constantly swinging pendulum. Emotions I keep hidden inside. Not exactly fertile territory for constant happiness. Melancholy: a pensive mood....

Finding Our Peace

Sometimes it’s easier to simply not make a decision. To stay amidst the comfortable instead of facing the fear of the unknown. It’s an easier road to take. A road without pain. But usually it’s also a road without peace. Especially if the decision requires a huge step of faith. Especially if it requires obedience....

My Purpose. Right here. Right now.

Several days a week I go to a fitness center to exercise. Windows line the side of the center with the treadmills overlooking the pool and lake. Makes for a nice workout. And quite honestly I’ve become very spoiled by it.  But it’s the windows that can also make it distracting.  While you can be...

Is My Worry a Hindrance?

Worry. Kind of a loaded word.  Releasing worry feels as if you’re giving up control. Not an easy thing to do. As I began this post my thoughts were about how well I hide my worry from others. All but a couple of closest friends ever see my worry. But then God used a situation...

Taking a Break

Having to take another break here on the blog. Last week was incredibly busy and this week even more so. I didn’t do so well on my Week in the Life project last week so I ‘m concentrating on it this week amidst the busy-ness. These last few weeks of school seem as busy as...