Sometimes its just one of those days, one of those weeks or Lord help us, one of those months. There is so much going on in our communities and the world. In fact I have really cut back on the amount of news I watch, because it is quite often discouraging to see the number … Continue reading It’s One of Those Days
In my reading, I came across the article 10 Tips for First Time Obedience by Kathie Morrissey. As a mother of adult children, I believe she mentions some really good points here. One thing that she says is, “if our kids can obey us the 3rd or 4th time we tell them something, they have … Continue reading You’ve Got What it Takes
I once worked with a lady that micromanaged her department. She involved herself in the assigned work of the employees, controlled phone usage, discouraged personal conversations, and was very rigid when it came to schedule adjustments. To her the most important thing was productivity. Period. It’s important I know, but her style of managing was … Continue reading A Word in Season
It could have been bad, I mean really bad, but fortunately for me I had a timely warning and escaped the worst. The queasy stomach feeling lasted for a short time and then it passed, but I understand that some others have not fared as well. I will spare you the details. In an effort to treat … Continue reading I Just Want to Be Clean
I was reading a story of a man who’d arrived at the airport to check in for a flight with his young daughter. He was under the impression that his daughter could fly free, because he’d made the reservation when she was a year old. The attendant at the counter informed him that the airline … Continue reading Decisons Decisions
It’s happened a few times that I have watched a news story about someone and asked, “What was that person thinking?” I remember the video clip of Michael Jackson dangling his infant son over a hotel balcony. Then there was a story about students violently beating another student and posting it on social media. And … Continue reading Why You Gotta Be So Mean?
I felt the warning signs blaring. An emotional bomb was ticking in my soul as I walked out of the door. I had just been in the company of someone that I dare say did not leave me feeling better than when I’d first arrived. This person wasn’t evil. On the contrary they confess to … Continue reading Don’t Be Deceived