Knowing What To Do In-The-Meantime Have you ever had to wait? Whether it was at a hospital, at the doctor's office, at the auto shop waiting for your catalytic converter to be replaced, waiting for the elevator to reach your floor, or waiting in line while holding a little red basket full of over-priced groceries -- we've ALL waited for something! Depending on your mood -- whether you were in a rush or if you were just plain tired -- whatever you were waiting for made you con
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. . Truth be told: I've made plenty of mistakes in my life. Before you lift your judgmental eyebrows to what you just read, please note that you've made plenty of mistakes on your end as well. Once I grew up spiritually and swam out from the shores of my faith, I realized many of those mishaps could've been avoided. It took me a while to get the hang of it, but I finally realized how... Wai
There are times in life where you analyze where you are vs where you want to be. When we look at the gap it can force us to think about how big or small that gap is and why. Some of us blame our parents, we say to ourselves, "If I'd been born with parents like ______, I would've reached my goal." We say, "If I'd gone to _______ school, I'd have reached my goal". We say, "If my friends truly supported me, I would've been further ahead". Maybe an "if" is true. The problem is, n
Growing From MILK To MEAT I was raised in the Christian church. I grew up having Bible studies in the living room, sitting in church pews for hours on end, and learned all of the famous Bible stories. It wasn't until I gave my life to Christ for myself , and started taking my faith seriously, that I realized just how much of a spiritual baby I was! Accepting Jesus Christ is an overwhelming feeling of love, and appreciation, for the sacrifice God gave through Jesus' death, bur
God's Divine Example I still can’t believe I’m a father! My twin boys are about to turn one, and it’s crazy how fast time has flown by! I have enough experienced parents around me to know that taking in each moment while I can is vital in these early years. From non-stop bottles to everlasting diapers -- I find myself reliving every moment to savor it as well as I can. My boys are at the point where they are starting to walk. My oldest grabs things and pulls himself up, the w
Practical Encouragement For When Life Doesn't Go As Planned If you’re like me, God has given you a vision of where He wants to take you. You keep on believing and believing, and after turning several corners (without things turning out as you thought they would), you begin to lose faith. Every corner turned without your expected end takes a little more faith from you. Your faith becomes fatigued, and you become weary in well-doing. There are about 20 scriptures I can give you