I am scared. I’m scared of where this world is coming to. I am scared that my special needs daughter won’t make it in society. I’m scared of a thousand more things that I can’t think of right now. And, that’s okay. In Psalm 56:3, it says: “When I am afraid. I put my trust … Continue reading What I’m scared of.
Anxiety vs. Faith?
A few days ago I posted a meditation to my Facebook page posted below. It raised a very important comment about mental health and anxiety disorders. First, let's read the post... https://www.facebook.com/dmmwrites/posts/901184857033997 Here is the original post: Faith Is the Opposite of Anxiety Posted by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jul 31, 2020 5:00:00 AM For Jesus, faith … Continue reading Anxiety vs. Faith?
Trust and Acorns – Thinking big even when your dreams seem small.
Hey, beautiful soul! I have a story to share with you. It's a story about a mother, a daughter, some trust and a thousand acorns. Here goes... When I told my daughter that this acorn would grow into a mighty oak tree like the ones we were surrounded by, she didn't believe me. I guess … Continue reading Trust and Acorns – Thinking big even when your dreams seem small.
Trust. Ugh. It's such a strong word. We want to trust our friends. We want to trust our children will make right decisions. We want to trust God. But, do we? In the middle of the storm when the boat is rocking and the water is coming in, do we trust God, or do we … Continue reading Trust.
Is It Time to Move Upon the Waters?
A few days ago, I sat at the lake. A dragonfly caught my eye. It flitted over the grass, then skimmed across the water. You could see its joy. It's body flying at top speed like a missile above the crests. It didn't hover. It didn't waver. It flew...like a jet. So often we hover … Continue reading Is It Time to Move Upon the Waters?