Tag Archives: humility

Give It Up

  Genesis 3:19 “By the sweat of your face you will eat bread, till you return to the ground, because from it you were taken; for you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” Humbling statement.  God’s staunch reminder … Continue reading

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What to Expect When You are Expecting

Expectations can cause major havoc in your life.  Expecting something in return for a good deed can be a slippery slope that I am not sure any of us want to travel down. My friend, Donna (let’s just call her … Continue reading

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The Amazing Race

Zip lining across the Grand Canyon, scaling down a skyscraper in New York City, rafting down the most dangerous rapids in the world, and eating scorpions.  Come on you all know what I am talking about.  It is the Amazing … Continue reading

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It’s All About God – Not You

“Do it in God’s time, not yours.” “Just wait and let God lead your way.” “Pray for God to let you know when the time is right.” How many times have you heard any or some of those words uttered … Continue reading

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Breaking the Bully

In the eight years that I have been dealing with the behavioral issues of my sweet little Katie, I have never ever been approached by an adult.  Last night was a first.  I was sitting reading my new bible study … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Humility

In this week’s sermon at my church, I heard about Elijah’s successor, Elisha. God commanded Elijah to go and call Elisha to be his successor. 1 Kings 19:19-21 Elijah set out and came upon Elisha, son of Shaphat, as he … Continue reading

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Humble Yourself

I Peter 5:6 Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Last night I had the privilege of leading discernment for a group of women. It reminded me that the Holy Spirit … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflection Day 32

Sometimes I have to wonder why on earth God chose me to be the mother of Katie. When I allow myself to remember where I was in my life when I gave birth to Katie – I was so unworthy … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflection Day 29

It has been several days since my last blog (but I am back to internet service). As most of you know, my family has moved into a new home. The downsize has finally evolved into reality. Throughout the weekend, my … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflection Day 17

Fortunately, for me, God is always placing friends into my life to give me a clear message (and to keep my humility in check). The other day, I was talking to a friend of mine and she reminded me of … Continue reading

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