Baggage

I have a set of scripture-prayer cards.  I received them as a gift this past Mother's Day, but have not given them much of a look.  If you've read my last couple of posts then you know that I am struggling a bit with who am I and what I am supposed to be doing. … Continue reading Baggage

No good. Worthless. Won’t amount to anything.

I've been going to several job interviews over the last month.  I've interviewed for positions at a florist, day care center, behavioral therapy clinic, newspaper, and much more.  I have interviewed from one end of town to the other, and sometimes even into the next town.  I'm not used to doing job interviews, having only … Continue reading No good. Worthless. Won’t amount to anything.

Oh look, a squirrel

How noisy is your life? Do you even hear the noise in your life anymore? I'm referring to all of the noise:  automobiles driving up and down your street, the hum of the fridge, chirping birds, your kids, the television, the sound of your computer running, the unique creaks and groans that hour home makes, … Continue reading Oh look, a squirrel

January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 7 – Psalm 30:1; 30:12; 32:5

Psalm 30:1 (NIV) 1 I will exalt you, Lord,     for you lifted me out of the depths     and did not let my enemies gloat over me.   Psalm 30:12 (NIV) 12 that my heart may sing your praises and not be silent.     Lord my God, I will praise you forever. Psalm 32:5 (NIV) 5 Then I acknowledged my … Continue reading January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 7 – Psalm 30:1; 30:12; 32:5

January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 6 – Psalm 23:6; 26:5; 27:6

Psalm 23:6 (NIV) 6 Surely your goodness and love will follow me     all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord     forever. Psalm 26:5 (NIV) 5 I abhor the assembly of evildoers     and refuse to sit with the wicked. Psalm 27:6 (NIV) 6 Then my head will be exalted     above the … Continue reading January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 6 – Psalm 23:6; 26:5; 27:6

January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 5 – Psalm 17:15; 18:49; 22:22

Psalm 17:15 (NIV) 15 As for me, I will be vindicated and will see your face;     when I awake, I will be satisfied with seeing your likeness. Psalm 18:49 (NIV) 49 Therefore I will praise you, Lord, among the nations;     I will sing the praises of your name. Psalm 22:22 (NIV) 22 I will declare your name to … Continue reading January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 5 – Psalm 17:15; 18:49; 22:22

January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 4 – Psalm 16:7-8; 17:3

Psalm 16:7-8 (NIV) 7 I will praise the Lord, who counsels me;     even at night my heart instructs me. 8 I keep my eyes always on the Lord.     With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.   Psalm 17:3 (NIV) 3 Though you probe my heart,     though you examine me at night and test me, … Continue reading January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 4 – Psalm 16:7-8; 17:3

January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 3 – Psalm 9:1-2; 13:6

Psalm 9:1-2 (NIV) 1 I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart;     I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. 2 I will be glad and rejoice in you;     I will sing the praises of your name, O Most High.   Psalm 13:6 (NIV) 6 I will sing the Lord’s praise,     for he has been … Continue reading January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 3 – Psalm 9:1-2; 13:6

January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 2 – Psalm 5:3 & 7; 7:17

Psalm 5:3 &7 (NIV) 3 In the morning, Lord, you hear my voice;     in the morning I lay my requests before you     and wait expectantly. 7 But I, by your great love,     can come into your house; in reverence I bow down     toward your holy temple. Psalm 7:17 (NIV) 17 I will give thanks to the Lord because … Continue reading January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 2 – Psalm 5:3 & 7; 7:17

January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 1 – Psalm 2:7-8; 3:6; 4:8

Psalm 2:7-8 (NIV) 7 I will proclaim the Lord’s decree: He said to me, “You are my son;     today I have become your father. 8 Ask me,     and I will make the nations your inheritance,     the ends of the earth your possession. Psalm 3:6 (NIV) 6 I will not fear though tens of thousands     assail me on every … Continue reading January Scripture Writing Plan: Day 1 – Psalm 2:7-8; 3:6; 4:8