For me...tonight...the first choice is the winner. I worked on several projects literally ALL DAY, and I began to feel 100% destroyed and defeated. Joy is part of the name of my team. I'm thinking I typed the word COMPLETELY out of me. I know that is probably the stupidest thing anyone has ever read,… Continue reading Defeat>Joy or Defeat<Joy
I know how you feel: You're so broken. You have sinned so much. You have done the unthinkable. You're outcast. You hate yourself for what you have done. I have great news..... You're healed. You're forgiven. Others have done worse.You're accepted. You are LOVED. Jacob, way back in Genesis. Manipulated his oldest brother, Esau, to… Continue reading You’re so Broken
Im reading through the Bible in a year, albeit slowly! LOL! I thought I was very behind (I’m on day 12 instead of 21!) but I believe now that everything happens in GOD’s TIMING. “Then God said to him in the dream, “Yes, I know you did this with a clear conscience, and so I… Continue reading Abimelek: Saved from Sin
Genesis 3. The chapter in the Bible when things realllllly shifted. That sneaky little serpent showed up and showed out and here we are, eons later, still dealing with it. It. The serpent. The devil. The enemy. Satan. Whatever you want to call it. The enemy loves to sneak in and cause you to doubt… Continue reading Throw the Rotten Apple Down
I hope you all had a very Merry Christmas and were able to remember the real reason of Christmas!! I know it's probably different for a lot of people this year with so much sickness going around, but I hope and pray you are all well and still enjoyed a blessing-filled day. It is the… Continue reading Happy New Year!
A few months ago I had the revelation about Noah and the fact that the first thing he did when he stepped off the ark was to build the Lord an alter. Read that here Today I want to share another thought someone shared with me. In Genesis 6:16, God is telling Noah the general… Continue reading Noah’s Ark again.
Get Skinny! Lose fat FAST Drop 10 lbs before Christmas! We have all heard those things and various more versions over and over. It’s just lies. That doesn’t help our INSIDES at all-that’s focusing solely on our looks. Stop it! Losing 10 lbs in 2 weeks COULD happen….but in a healthy way? Probably not. In… Continue reading Eat for Your Mental Health
If only it was that easy, right!? Can it be? Exercise is amazing for our body AND mind. Exercise improves mental health by reducing anxiety, depression, and negative mood and by improving self-esteem and cognitive function. Ever heard of endorphins? Endorphins are chemicals in our nervous system that help to boost our happiness and alleviate… Continue reading Skip out of that Depression!
Most say, leave the past in the past. I’m going to say something a little strange. I like to be a rebel, I guess. 🤪 Sometimes the past needs to come forward. You have to face your past so you can participate in the present. No, I don’t mean you dwell there in the past.… Continue reading Where does the Past Belong?
I mentioned last post I was struggling for a while weeks. It came as a surprise because I have been doing really well overall. This wasn’t full of suicidal thoughts or anything like that, thankfully. I’ve been there for sure! Then it all came to a head last week and I was SO overwhelmed and… Continue reading Disastrous Trifecta
I haven’t posted in a few weeks, and I apologize for that. We went on vacation and then it took a bit to get back to normal after the vacation. Now it’s just about surviving. It has been more than a year since I felt this “down in the dumps.” First anxiety popped in with… Continue reading The Struggle