Tag Archives: Distractions

Free Will

One of the most sacred aspects regarding the creation of humans is free will.  We are given the gift of free will by God to decide and to choose our behavior and attitude each day.  How we choose to live … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Be On Your Guard

When we go out to live a life of faith, based on the foundation of our relationship with God we need to be prepared to be opposed.  The dark forces of evil in the world do not want us living … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Perspective

We all have opportunity every day to choose how we see the world and people in it.  Our perspective has many influences, personal experience, things we read, things others tell us, our own emotions and the things we see happening.  … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Everlasting Peace

Throughout the days, weeks, months and years of life you may come across reflections of a time or times when you remember moments of life with peace.  Where were you?  What was going on in your life and in the … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Light of Life

Everyone goes through storms in life.  Some storms are dark clouds with some hail, rain and thunder and lighting while others storms can be tornadoes or hurricanes.  When we watch the news coverage of weather events like these if it … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Prayer

This is the beginning of a personal relationship with God.  It is not a place to worry about saying the right words in the correct order rather it is about being honest with yourself and talking in truth to God … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rest With God

We all get tired, fatigued and exhausted.  We were not made to go so fast all the time, as a dear friend of mine would say “Mach II with our hair on fire” all the time day and night, day … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Redefine Needs

We are fed a daily dose of what we should get or do to make our life easy, more convenient.  The messages from the world and society are ‘get more,’ define yourself according to the world’s standards…this is all to … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Peace Of Christ

Each day can be filled with ups and downs, depending on where you focus your thoughts and your energy, a day can feel like quite a roller-coaster ride.  At the end of a day like this we are exhausted, tired … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It Takes Courage

A life of faith is not a way to live on easy street…it takes courage, commitment and a willingness to surrender self-centered desires and trust in the Lord.  It takes courage because it is not the message you will see … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment