How can we not remember and pray for our Veterans today, those who have served and those who are currently serving? Sometimes the pictures that flash across the TV screen cause me to turn my head – too painful to look at and yet, these women and men are living these horrors each day. Children … Continue reading Our Veterans
I came across this quote from Mary Anne Racmacher: Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow’ I began to think about the people I know (and those I only know through television or through others) and admire. When I was young I … Continue reading Admiration
We posed this question to a group of children (ages about 8-10) a few weeks ago: Is it possible to pray always? Several answers were like this, ‘well, not really because sometimes you have to do other things like eat and sleep’. I chuckled as I remembered how literal kids tend to be. As I … Continue reading The mind of a child
Have you ever noticed that when you eat food with lots of garlic, the scent stays with you? It seems to be in your pores, you exhale garlic and begin searching for some gum or breath mints? The same may be true with some other foods, onions, etc.? I think that this works for other … Continue reading Exhaling
Yesterday I saw a beautiful handmade Christmas Ornament. It was wooden and painted with a scene of the Wise Men following the star. It read, ‘The Wise Still Seek him’. Are you one of the Wise Ones??? Continue reading Are you one of the Wise Ones?
Most of us begin our lives in a comfortable house with parents who love and protect us. In our early years we may not know anywhere beyond the walls of our home, a friend or relative’s house, a car ride and various stores. A few years pass and we go to a school. At school … Continue reading How big is your World?
We ask questions…..we get answers that satisfy us we ask questions…..we get answers we don’t understand we ask questions…..nothing It is dangerous to stop asking questions……because then we think we know the answers. Continue reading Asking Questions