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Mary of Bethany
Wednesday, March 28, 2018      5 comments

Mary of Bethany was a woman who stepped out in faith to do things no woman would do in her day. Here is my monologue for Maundy Thursday, Mary of Bethany: I am Mary of Bethany. I am the sister of Martha and Lazarus. Our family was ... Read more
Life and choices
Monday, March 05, 2018      1 comments

We all have to choose what image we paint for others in our corner of the world. We make choices every day. I choose to look for God in my world, and think that each person I meet needs to see the love of God shining from my life. If God is a... Read more
Giggles when I lose a pound
Thursday, February 22, 2018      1 comments

How many of us giggle when we see a lower number on the scale? I do it feels my heart with joy. In the Psalms, we find that the people of Israel were filled with joy when they realized God was with them. Then our mouth was filled with laughter, ... Read more
Walk in the Son Shine of God's love
Thursday, February 08, 2018      4 comments

God is calling us out — out of darkness, out from those places we thought would never get better, out of being stuck. And with His call comes His promise that He will complete the good work He began in us. (Philippians 1:6) In the darkness ... Read more
We all need encouragers
Sunday, February 04, 2018      3 comments

The other day, I was think how wonderful it is that spark has so many encouragers. It helps people to continue the battle in healthy living. Then a devotional talked about spiritual encouragers in the faith. It really is true for people in all a... Read more
With God all things are possible
Tuesday, January 09, 2018      3 comments

Reading my devotional this morning, this phrase caught my attention, "God works best in and through me when I’ve rested from my work and ceased striving to do things my way." In changing any habit or way of living, I need God's presence working ... Read more
New Year's
Tuesday, January 02, 2018      2 comments

The goal for each day of 2018, to wake up each day with gratitude. In being grateful for our life, we start the day focused on the positive. Being p... Read more
Exercise and Prayer
Saturday, December 23, 2017      2 comments

I find my mind begins to wonder as I walk, some people play music from their ipad mini, etc. I don't, I talk with God and seek strength to keep my new life of balance eating, and exercise. I think that these words “Christ with me, Christ before ... Read more
Walking 15 minutes a day
Thursday, December 21, 2017      1 comments

I have gone walking for the last three days, 2mph for 15 minutes. Like the old saying, slow and steady wins the race. Yes, I have aches, but it is a good ache. My joints say what do you think you are doing, and I respond to the pain - soon yo... Read more
Wise people today worship the babe in the manager, but also the man on the cross.
Sunday, December 17, 2017      1 comments

I have found that calling upon Jesus has helped me in my journey in resisting tempting sugary Christmas cookies, etc. at Holiday parties. gia ... Read more
Gia's Journey of Diabetes with the help of God
Wednesday, December 13, 2017      3 comments

Wise is the person who would rather give honor than receive it. - We are only messengers of the One who deserves our cheers. —Mart DeHaan ... Read more