Be You, Charater Qualities, feelings, Letting Go and Letting God, Life, pain, prayer, recovery

What is God’s Purpose in Pain?

Many of us hate pain.  Actually, I’ve yet to meet someone who loves pain.  Even as a runner, I guarantee most do not like the painful part of working out. There have been a couple times I have almost passed out because of too much pain.  Some throw-up, some have anxiety attacks; the reactions vary… Continue reading What is God’s Purpose in Pain?

As A Person, Be Still, Charater Qualities, Comparing, faith, feelings, Letting Go and Letting God, Life, Our Focus, prayer, Relax, Training the Mind

What is Surrender?

After so many years of thinking I knew what surrender was, God strongly convicted me that in one certain area, I had not totally and completely surrendered to Him.   After years of God saying, “Trust me. Believe me. Rest in me. Commit to me.” I thought I was. But I kept taking it back. I figured that was… Continue reading What is Surrender?

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Attention! Part Two of the the Best Race Ever

Part Two: This Half Marathon was the best race I’ve ever run. For the last three miles, I was covered in sweat. It was windy, temps were below freezing, and I do not do well in the cold. Besides that, I was now badly dehydrated and my body threatened to cramp up, pass-out, and upchuck the fuel I had recently ingested. But it was during these last few miles that God showed me more of Himself in a beautiful way I’ll never forget!

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Attention! This Was the Best Race I have Ever Ran

This Half Marathon was the best race I’ve ever run. For the last three miles, I was covered in sweat. It was windy, temps were below freezing, and I do not do well in the cold. Besides that, I was now badly dehydrated and my body threatened to cramp up, pass-out, and upchuck the fuel I had recently ingested. But it was during these last few miles that God showed me more of Himself in a beautiful way I’ll never forget!

As A Person, Healthy Living, Life, recovery, Uncategorized

Insomnia

Why can’t I sleep?? There have been a few times throughout my life that I am exhausted throughout the day and can’t sleep at night, but this one particular night was awful.  I tossed and turned and couldn’t find a comfortable position to lay.  My mind was swirling with all types of anxieties, including that… Continue reading Insomnia

As A Person, Be Still, Healthy Living

Seek to Understand Rather than to be Understood

How Being Intuitive can Change your Life I came across this phrase while listening to a podcast about a month ago and absolutely loved it!  Seek to understand rather than to be understood!  Wow, how powerful! Not only can this be used in human to human connections, but in understanding our body and soul.  I… Continue reading Seek to Understand Rather than to be Understood

As A Person, Be Still, Love, Relax

Relaxing

Looking back on the Past, while Leaning on Christ for the Future As the New Year of 2020 played out, I couldn’t help but wonder if I was doing it all wrong.  Where my goals really something I wanted to do?  After praying about them for two months and never getting an answer I thought… Continue reading Relaxing

As A Person, Be Still, Life, Our Focus, Uncategorized

The Much Neglected Necessity

Are you guilty of it? Take the Quiz to find out! Answer these questions, really pondering over what is being asked. Are you lacking peace?Are there things in your life that bother you?Do you worry about anything?Do you neglect refreshing yourself on a daily basis?Are you easily agitated or irritated?Do your emotions seem to dictate… Continue reading The Much Neglected Necessity