Composure. Calm. Presence of mind. Refreshed vision is the end of suffering and the beginning of healing…where there is faith, there is life. "Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you fall on" Maya Angelou While there have been times that I sit and wonder why there is so much silence in my life, … Continue reading Equanimity
Ever consider going away somewhere just so you can hide from the mundane of daily duties and dealings? Absolutely, I have, we all have. Our thoughts instantly go to a place far away such as the beach, the peaceful serenity of the mountains, or a destination of hibernating so no one can find us, no … Continue reading Hiding Place
Oh my gosh Connie!!! What are you saying? Why would you even consider saying such a thing and then go as far as writing about it? What are you thinking? How could you, after all that God has blessed you with? I can hear it now, for some, your first thought went immediately to the … Continue reading I don’t want to be a Christian
Staring at A Dead-End Road? Having that moment when you begin something exciting and fulfilling, pumped up ready to go, eager to see where and how it’s all going to play out. YES! Halfway there, still pumped, however, it’s fading. Things are not progressing the way you initially thought they might. Still positive, still pushing … Continue reading At a Dead-End Road?
"A picture is worth a thousand words” Which words are they speaking, how do we know what’s the truth, and what isn’t? Society has set such a standard of what we are supposed to live up to that it’s almost, no, not almost, IT IS impossible to live up to. Interpretation of the perception of … Continue reading Interpretation of the Perception
What happens in your life is a result of decisions you made or decisions made for you without your permission. The scars we carry with us are symbolic, reminders of a path we may or may not have chosen or are proud of. Our scars also remind us of our value. Where do you find … Continue reading Scars
Place yourself in the picture of this old wooden bridge leading to a tree in the distant fog. As the dense fog skews the view, hesitation begins, heart palpitations, sweaty palms, heavy breathing, you just can’t take one more step, facing the unknown. The light illuminates the fog as it appears through the tree branches, … Continue reading Bridge of Faith