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Lesson Number 92014

I should’ve known that I was being prepared for a disappointing day when I read my devotions this morning.… “Try to see things more and more from My perspective….When little things don’t go as you had hoped, look to Me lightheartedly and say, “Oh, well.” ~ Jesus Calling. That was only a small part of […]

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Neglect = Regret

When I was driving by our neighborhood pool recently, fun summer memories began to flood my thoughts. I remember one particular summer day that I spent with my three sons.  I grabbed some money for snacks and our  beach towels, then we headed to the pool for the day.  Simple, but good.  When the boys […]

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Don’t Let Your Doubts Cloud Your Vision

Do you ever feel a tug on your heart to do something, and you wonder if it’s coming from the Lord? Days go by, and you realize that the tug has become more like a weight on your heart. You commit it to prayer, and although you don’t think you’ve received that clear-cut answer, you […]

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Be an Overcomer

I talked with two friends this weekend about how different things were in the schools these days. I’ve heard such disheartening stories from many teachers from all over. It’s almost unbelievable to see how the expectations, guidelines, rules, evaluations and curriculums have all drastically changed over the years. I think we all strive for improvement, […]

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It Only Took a Whisper

Do you have a favorite author or blogger? If so, have you ever wondered exactly what makes this person stand out?  Mine is Lysa Terkeurst. Why? Because I can relate to her.  I love how she is so open about her imperfections, and I appreciate that she shares how God has revealed those to her […]

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Things Will be Fine – Just in Time

When I was walking in the  park the other day, I kept searching for that perfect  tree. You know, the one with the most vibrant, colorful leaves  – one that would truly make a statement of how beautiful an Indiana fall can be. I saw one that was filled with bright yellow leaves, and then […]

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Don’t Worry About Tomorrow – He’s Got It.

Yesterday – late afternoon, I drove to a nearby town to run a couple errands. My first stop took longer than I anticipated, and I still needed to go grocery shopping. I pulled into the parking lot of Meijer, and just sat there with the car running. I was sick Thursday and Friday, and I […]

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