Reflections & Worshipping Above Sorrow

"I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world” (John 16:33). I dread the month of June every year. It’s a hard month for me. It’s difficult because I was married on June 19th and my husband died on June 21st after our third wedding anniversary. It’s been four years since he died, but this time of … [Read more...]

No One Wants to Be in a Funeral Procession

There’s a video circulating on Facebook about motivation. The woman in the video says you don’t need to be motivated to pursue your dreams. She says our brains are wired to seek places of safety and comfort, and everything in us tries to stay away from taking risks and stepping out into the unknown. She says we have to reprogram ourselves to takes risks and leaps of faith and put ourselves into … [Read more...]

Poem: “Capable Hands”

I went to the funeral of my friend's husband this past weekend, and something her father said inspired me. He talked about God's capable hands. Yesterday was the anniversary of the death of my husband, so I just felt like writing something in remembrance of him. Hope you enjoy. Capable Hands “Type A” is what they say because at the end of the day, I want to produce I’m not used to hands off, … [Read more...]