Have you ever had a panic attack? Just the name makes me want to run away and hide.
I’m not sure we understood why until much later in life, but now I cherish my parent’s gentle way of communicating the importance of Good Friday through their actions.
It seems that life requires so much of us, but God only asks one thing. By faith alone, accept Jesus as your Lord and Savior. In return, we receive His gift of grace and live in the house of the Lord forever (Psalm 27:4).
Be intentional with your time. Caregivers visit your loved one for the sake of your relationship, not only for completing some practical tasks. The laundry can wait. Savor the moments because they may be precious and few.
Mom continues to teach us today with lessons in humility by letting others help her, friendship by showing genuine interest and concern for others, devotion to family and friends through prayer, and loving others through her smile every day.
It is that deep desire to create that kindles our restlessness and brings us joy. The divine influence of the Holy Spirit powers us forward with creative energy. Like a train engine’s wheels turning slowly at first, then building up such unstoppable velocity there is no resistance to its forward motion.
We have the means to do fantastic things because the Father is our enabler. Yes, that’s right, I’m calling God an enabler.
Good conversations stem from the give-and-take dynamic. A large part of that dynamic is listening. I know that’s hard to do without patience. We want to say what we want to say and move on, often not waiting for a response. That’s taking without giving.
Be confident that you are equipped for a purpose (Ephesians 4:12) and live it out. And, my writer friends, please stay out of the comparison trap and the not-good-enough cave. These are places we should never visit.
Fun Podcasts that bring joy. Will we find true and lasting joy there? I think not, but they all offer suggestions and handy tips to help one move toward joyful living and connection with our fellow humans. We get to hear from others experiencing joy, overcoming high hurdles to find joy, and bringing joy to others.