Musings about True Intimacy

(Studying the Woman at the Well) If being in one too many relationships makes one a little tarnished, being divorced five times would make the infamous woman at the well just plain rusted. . .I guess. . . .at least from a societal viewpoint. I can imagine that within some psychological theory, it could beContinue reading “Musings about True Intimacy”

My Morning Meditation/Prayer Time is So Necessary

I understand so clearly this morning that finishing my M.A. in Biblical Counseling should never override these precious moments I set aside for God . . .in the morning. Yes, my course workload is getting rigorous as I come closer and closer to the finish line! I spend countless hours reading and writing each day.Continue reading “My Morning Meditation/Prayer Time is So Necessary”

During these chaotic days, it’s difficult to break away from everything that is going on to enjoy brief moments in nature. However, I’ve decided, it’s a necessity for me to listen to my heart. It’s a simple step toward living my best healthy life. . . mentally, spiritually, and physically . . .I have to get outside in the sunshine and either soak up the sun or walk/run. . . this is so important especially during a pandemic. Please go outside and enjoy nature if only for just ten minutes a day❤️🙏🏾

Biblical Meditation that Will Change Your Life!

Emotional/Mental Healing Scriptures  All Bible references are from The Amplified Bible.  Is there something in your past or present that is causing problems with your emotions or thoughts? If we’re honest, all of us would admit there are times when we struggle with wrong thoughts and the unhealthy emotions they create. Sometimes this can evenContinue reading “Biblical Meditation that Will Change Your Life!”

Herbal tea and Biblical Meditation time. . .

I had a comforting and enlightening conversation with a Christian counselor the other day. She gently gave me a rebuke for being impatient with someone I loved. It helped me to see the value in having other Believers in my circle. They help me renew my mind when my thoughts are exasperated by what’s goingContinue reading “Herbal tea and Biblical Meditation time. . .”

Gaining a New Perspective on Spiritual Self-care

“ For I know the thoughts and plans that I have for you, says the Lord, thoughts and plans for welfare and peace and not for evil, to give you hope in your final outcome.” Jeremiah 29:11, AMPC After a tiring move across five states, a social media hiatus, and an intense home organization period. . .I am finally settling into aContinue reading “Gaining a New Perspective on Spiritual Self-care”

Discovering Your Passion: What Moves You? (Part 3)

*revised classic blog series Another key to discovering your passion is to pay attention to those things that ignite your zeal. What gets you going? Watch for clues. A story on the news may spark your attention, a sermon at church may stir you up to do something, even a conversation with a friend mayContinue reading “Discovering Your Passion: What Moves You? (Part 3)”

Discovering Your Passion: What Moves You? (Part 2)

*revised classic blog series Even if you discover what you are truly passionate about, you will not know how to direct it (according to His plan for you) if you do not get God involved in your plans. Proverbs 16:3 in the Amplified Bible says, “Roll your works upon the Lord [commit and trust themContinue reading “Discovering Your Passion: What Moves You? (Part 2)”