Christianity · Uncategorized

Turn down the volume on your life

  Life is busy. Life can become chaotic. Too much busyness can cause stress. Stress is not healthy for your mental, emotional, physical, or your spiritual health. How do you unwind? Run? Eat? Pray? Read? Talk to somebody? Sleep? Even in trying to unwind you are still doing something. How often do you sit still?…… Continue reading Turn down the volume on your life

Christianity · Uncategorized

Just breathe…

  The laundry room floor is filled with the laundry of three of my children. Wash, dry, sort, fold; yet it tells a story of a family that lives, eats, works, and plays. My receipts have been staring menacingly at me for far too long. They need to be entered into the budget and categorized.…… Continue reading Just breathe…

grief · Uncategorized

Roller coaster of grief

Four years ago this month my husband and I were dealing with the news that our unborn son was going to die. We were the given the diagnosis that our child was deemed incompatible with life. No chance of survival at one. None.  Read here for more…. We had gone from overwhelming excitement at expecting…… Continue reading Roller coaster of grief

faith

Contentment

Contentment: The state of happiness and satisfaction. This is a definition applicable to many different things. One can be satisfied after baking a cake because they are happy with the results.  One can be happy with how their children behaved at the supermarket.  Or one could be satisfied with the status of their financial portfolio.…… Continue reading Contentment