Measured

1 John 5:1  "Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has become a child of God.  And everyone who loves the Father loves His children too." Luke 9:48  "Then He said to them, 'whoever welcomes this little child in my name welcomes me; and whoever welcomes me welcomes the One who sent me.  For … Continue reading Measured

Honor

It's something I've been learning a lot about lately. Honor looks at a person and says, "I disagree with your choices, behavior, words, and/or actions, but I will think highly of you, show you respect in my tone and word choices as well as to continually speak highly of you to others."  It does not … Continue reading Honor

Pain; Nemesis or Mentor? pt. 2

Going into my 4th pregnancy, the words of my last delivery nurse rang through my head. I had labored with and delivered my 3rd baby in under 2 hours without an epidural, and the sense of accomplishment and power that fete gave me was a high I still felt.  I was determined to repeat that … Continue reading Pain; Nemesis or Mentor? pt. 2

Life After Forgiveness pt. 2

I remember my grandpa, a retired anesthesiologist, once telling me that pain is an important part of the body healing itself.  That after a surgery, pain management is vital.  Keeping a patient comfortable so they can move around is important for their recovery post op.  However, there comes a point when the pain meds actually … Continue reading Life After Forgiveness pt. 2

Right or Best

Perspective is everything. I am all I've got when it comes to seeing the world around me, unless I am willing to open myself up to seeing things through the perspectives of others. This works both ways though. I'm learning something new about myself.  Opening my mind up to a new way of thinking; a … Continue reading Right or Best

She Is Wise

A fool never delights in true knowledge but only wants to express what's on his mind. Proverbs 18:2 My ears were burning.  They were trying to whisper in low tones, just two lockers away from mine... but my name was as obvious as if they'd been shouting.  I glanced over at them, thinking they were talking to me. … Continue reading She Is Wise