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New Day, New Opportunities 

A thought has been on my mind for the last several weeks – new day, new opportunities. It seems like not so long ago we spoke of the New Year that was coming. Now one month of that year has already passed! Time keeps moving along…but with each passing day, another new day is on… Continue reading New Day, New Opportunities 

blessings · challenges · changes · college-life · everyday-faith · God's will · God's-way · guidance · New Year · songs · Uncategorized

Quiet for a spell…

I have been so quiet here of late! Sometimes life and other obligations take over and hobbies get pushed to the back burner. But in looking back over the months were not much was said, so much happened! I am down to the final 4 months of nursing school. I will be honest – it… Continue reading Quiet for a spell…

blessings · building-up-one-another · call to service · challenges · encouragement · everyday-faith · God's will

Excuses

Excuses – what are they? Merraim-Webster explains “excuses” – as making apology for something, attempting to remove blame for. I don’t know about you, but I know way too often I fall into the trap of excuses. Somebody asks me to do this, and I really don’t want to, so I make an excuse. The excuse… Continue reading Excuses

blessings · changes · Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh · God's will · liver transplant · Maple Syrup Urine Disease · MSUD

An Expected, yet UNEXPECTED Phone Call

Receiving the phone call that changed our family’s life…a shortened version of my brother’s liver transplant journey and the bumps in the road that we experienced through it all…and reminded of the presence of God through it all!

blessings · challenges · encouragement · everyday-faith · God's-way · having-purpose · moments-in-time · quietness · reminders · surrender

A New Day Dawning

Having recently started working third shift, I soon found there was something that I longed for during each shift. No matter how tough the shift was or how easy it was, there was a moment in the shift that seems to fill me with peace and revive my weary human body. “What” you might wonder?It is… Continue reading A New Day Dawning