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This World is Not My Home…

As I sat and pondered things that had taken place in the last several weeks, I was reminded of how temporary our stay is here on earth. All the earthly possessions that we hold dear, are but fleeting moments in time. A familiar song came to mind, from which I drew the title of today’s… Continue reading This World is Not My Home…

being a mother · blessings · call to service · challenges · God's will · God's-glory · God's-way · having-purpose · love-of-God · women

A Mother’s Touch

I came across this post I had wrote in 2014 on another site…oh how I remember that day as if it were yesterday. My heart aches for my “little boys” and their mother, who I have not heard from or seen in over 6 years….. The temperature of the day seemed to be 110 degrees… Continue reading A Mother’s Touch

blessings · call to service · challenges · changes · Courtship · encouragement · everyday-faith · guidance · having-purpose · lessons · reminders

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 

call to service · challenges · college-life · encouragement · everyday-faith · forgiveness · God's will · God's-way · word-of-God

The Last First Day

The last first day…a phrase that seems to contradict itself. But for me, it means so much! Why – you may ask? Well, for those who may not remember – I am in nursing school! This journey started several years ago – January 2012 to be exact. But how does the last first day apply… Continue reading The Last First Day

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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