The Serenity Prayer : A Prayer For Everyone

A prayer for all people, not just those struggling with addiction. This prayer is famous for being the backbone of alcohol and drug treatment programs nationwide. Unfortunately it is often presented in edited form. The Serenity Prayer brings me peace today, not because I have ever suffered an addiction, but because the words remind me … Continue reading The Serenity Prayer : A Prayer For Everyone

Jesus Saves…But From What?

You see those words on bumper stickers, billboards & tee-shirts. Sunday morning the T.V. Preacher swings his Bible through the air wildly yelling Jesus saves! But what is he saving you from? In this day of the watered down Gospel that is more interested in church attendance than church salvation the whole reckoning that there … Continue reading Jesus Saves…But From What?

The Temple Diet – Spirit Filled Wellness

If your weight has been an issue for years and you have felt utterly helpless or hopeless in your efforts to lose weight or maintain a healthy weight I want you to realize that perhaps you have more of a spiritual problem than a weight problem. Anything that controls you rather than you controlling it … Continue reading The Temple Diet – Spirit Filled Wellness

The Lords Prayer

Matthew 6:9-13  After this manner therefore pray: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but … Continue reading The Lords Prayer

Meditation : The Beatitudes

When Jesus shared the Beatitudes with us in Mathew 5 He gave us invaluable insight. I often meditate upon these simple, yet beautifully intimate, instructions for being more Christ-like. It is the description of discipleship. It is how to act and what to expect as a christian who takes up your cross and follows Christ. … Continue reading Meditation : The Beatitudes

The Spirit of Adoption – Child of God You Are Loved!

I spent the Fourth of July weekend 5 hours away from home with my ex-husbands family. Weird I know, but it was a great reminder of what love truly is about and what family is about. I have no doubt that our earthly families and relationships are designed to show us what our heavenly family … Continue reading The Spirit of Adoption – Child of God You Are Loved!