What Are You Declaring Independence From?

What Are You Declaring Independence From?

What did Independence day mean to you? Many of us had time to kick back and get some much-needed relaxation. Others had fun at fireworks in spite of the rain. And others enjoyed family time to be with the relationships they don’t see that often. I like to think of...
Silence Our Inner Critic

Silence Our Inner Critic

I can’t believe its June already! As spring winds down with graduations, and kids out of school, it’s a time to kick back and slow down a little. I am always aware of how many activities come to a close such as the multiple group studies that take a break for the...
Take Heed to What You Hear

Take Heed to What You Hear

Many of us go through our day and don’t listen to the inner voice that tells us what we should do. I was reading today in my devotion time the importance of listening to that inner voice. Putting our attention and focus on God first, will allow things to fall together...
Are You Being Diverted?

Are You Being Diverted?

I have had a busy start of being out of town for two different weeks. I am behind on my blogging and hope to be able to get back on track soon. One of my trips was quite an ordeal with being able to return to Denver. We were caught in a snowstorm and were supposed to...
How are you “being” during the holidays?

How are you “being” during the holidays?

This month is flying by and next week is Thanksgiving!  It’s amazing how quickly the holidays are on the horizon. It’s always a time of year to focus on the things that we are grateful for rather than listening to all of the negativity we hear in the news. I...
Can You See Other’s Essence?

Can You See Other’s Essence?

I have been at a standstill for words to share and waiting to hear what eventually will emerge. Sometimes the creative juices aren’t flowing with new insights. However, as I reflected on what I want to share, I am aware of something I have been experiencing. Many of...
Are You Giving to Get?

Are You Giving to Get?

I just got off from a week spent with a grandson who was visiting which wasn’t so relaxing. It was fun, however, doing kids’ stuff, but I’m always amazed at how much energy kids have and what it takes to keep up with them. I have a lot of respect for mothers and now...
Are You Feeling Your Independence?

Are You Feeling Your Independence?

What does the 4th for July represent to you? When we think of what our country was founded on and what July 4th represents most would think Independence. Several years ago, I visited Williamsburg and was made much more aware of what Americans were fighting...
The Gift of Giving To Yourself

The Gift of Giving To Yourself

As the school year wraps up and the activities of the spring come to a close, its time to kick back and focus on nurturing yourself. Learning how to be more compassionate with yourself isn’t something that most of us do very easily. When I talk to people I am...
Are Your Expectations Ruling You?

Are Your Expectations Ruling You?

I recently went to a wonderful Ladies summit in the mountains where we had as the main speaker Wm. Paul Young, the author of The Shack. He shared his creative insights and thought-provoking spiritual truths that shook everyone’s mindset. He has seen wonderful divine...