Category Archives: My Journey

Gratitude

One of the first Bible verses my mom made me memorize was Philippians 2:14, “Do all things without murmuring(grumbling) or disputing(questioning). I am an independent thinker and asked so many questions, that it was the perfect verse for me.  Except … Continue reading

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It just is

On some days I need to spend more time resting with a heating pad.  I have a bad habit of referring to these days as “bad” days.  The truth is, it is not good or bad, it is another day.  … Continue reading

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If I can surrender, anyone can!

It begins every day with one small action – taking the time to be still.  Whether you call it centering prayer or meditation, it is the same idea and the same principle at work.  First, I had to develop the … Continue reading

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Focusing on Abundance

Today I find myself feeling discouraged because I am unable to travel to attend a wedding in October. I am focusing on the millions of cells in my body which constantly reproduce, the millions of leaves in nature, the grains … Continue reading

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Learning to Surrender

Even though I write in a gratitude journal to help me focus on the positive things in my life, there are some days when I get frustrated and tired of dealing with my weak muscles.  On days like that the … Continue reading

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A Balancing Act

I chuckle at these words because I am so unsteady on my feet.  It is my own physical reminder that life is a balancing act for all of us. As a result of reading about Chinese medicine, Hindu Chakras, as … Continue reading

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Cheers to the Future

When I got to the point that I could not go up and down steps without a railing, I did not like being so limited.  I went to a therapist for help in accepting this situation.  He said I was … Continue reading

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