Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. ~ Psalm 139:7-8 Standing in the kitchen, I heard the patter of his feet. As I peeked around the … Continue reading Breath Day – July 7, 2018
The peace I give is a gift the world cannot give, so don’t be troubled or afraid. John 14:27 Why are you so afraid? I ask myself this question every time I have to fly on an airplane and fear comes pounding at my heart's door, filling my mind with such panic and anxiety to … Continue reading Why Are You So Afraid?
"Would you like to try it again? The judges said they would allow you to." "No," I replied.I was humiliated. Moreover, I was afraid of making a fool of myself again. I had practiced and practiced and practiced my oratory piece for the regional declam competition in high school. I had it downpat, completely memorized. … Continue reading Fraidy Hole
My greatest fear, as long as I can remember, is a roach. They are disgusting, vile, and will forever hold a place of disdain in my heart. And as terrible as they are, I cannot kill them, because somehow the sound of killing them is far worse to me than letting them scurry off into … Continue reading Smashing Roaches, Overcoming Fear
What are you afraid of? A quick Google search will reveal the top ten fears people have: The dentist Dogs Flying Thunder/lightning The dark Heights Other people (speaking, eating in front of) Scary spaces (elevators, bridges, public transportation) Spiders Snakes … Continue reading Breath Day – June 30, 2018
Don’t be so quick to believe what you hear because lies spread quicker than truth. I don’t know about you but I need a change of scenery. I’ve been going around the same mountain for so long that I can’t tell the difference between the truth and a lie. The mountain I’m referring to is … Continue reading Liar Liar
I was bruised and battered, I couldn't tell what I felt. I was unrecognizable to myself. Saw my reflection in a window and didn't know my own face. I could feel myself fading away. Streets of Philadelphia lyrics © Downtown Music Publishing These words from Bruce Springsteen resonate strongly to my heart and … Continue reading Back To Where I Was Supposed To Be