Tag: Priorities

Priorities

So, this week has been a real eye-opener for me. The past few months have been a period of extreme growth and spiritual awakening for me. And maybe I got a bit too cavalier about everything. Maybe I let pride get a little bit of a foothold. Maybe I just let anxiety get the better

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Saved For Later

Everyday, after the kids are off to school and I’ve had a sufficient amount of coffee and prayer time, I stop everything and make the best possible lunch for my boyfriend. Yes, I’m corny, yes, it wastes some of my time. And yes, I get excited like a 12-year-old girl meeting her crush to see

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Gettin’ My Psalms On : Day One

Psalm 1 I love the imagery in this chapter. When we remain obedient to God, we are like a tree planted near the water. We bear fruit in season, and our leaves don’t die. Everything we do succeeds. I’m doing a little challenge for myself, one Psalm a day, everyday for the whole book -150

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Evil Xbox Controller

Confession. I cannot, for the life of me, work the stupid Xbox controller. The reason is a complete mystery, not only to me, but to my family as well. They watch me throw a tantrum and yell at the console as the buttons refuse to do what I want, when I want it. It’s not

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My Playlist VS Obedience

“And now dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.” Philippians 4:8 “Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. Avoid all perverse talk;

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The Silver Lining

Guys, this is going to be a fairly short post today as I will be taking advantage of some much needed mom/son time. I wasn’t going to write today, but during my prayer time this morning I noticed something. The reflection in my pool showed  a super bright, I mean unbearable to look at, outline

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Letting Go

“If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will save it.”  Matthew 16:25 (NLT) “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every

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Changing Perspective

A few months back,  I heard someone from outside the country say that in America, we don’t work to live, we live to work. She’s right. We are career obsessed. Our whole lives are centered around what job we have. We are judged by what we do for a living, by others and also by

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