How do you cope with Life? Lately, everything feels overwhelming. I've always tended towards cynicism and negativity, though I like to consider it being realistic. Let's face it - if you have a rosy view of reality, you're apt to become sorely disappointed. As I've gotten older, as my responsibilities have increased, the stress has … Continue reading Coping


Happy Easter

Just popping in to say Happy Easter! Whether or not you celebrate the holiday, it's a wonderful reminder of new beginnings - of new life blooming after the dead of winter, of new life found in Jesus because of His sacrifice for us on the cross. Praise be to the God and Father of our … Continue reading Happy Easter

Considering Spiritual Gifts

Sleep can be a spiritual gift, right? Someone please tell me it counts. Eating chocolate?... some sort of domestic skill, falling under the realm of "hospitality," perhaps? Okay, reaching... One would think that, over the years, a person's spiritual gifts would become a bit more clear, more obvious. To this day, however, I struggle with … Continue reading Considering Spiritual Gifts