MONDAY MUSINGS

STOP LYING TO YOURSELF

Humans are masters of deception. We don’t like to admit it, but it’s in our nature to cover things up. The first sin in human history started with a lie when Adam and Eve tried to cover the result of that sin. We lie to avoid punishment and embarrassment. We lie to gain advantage and… Continue reading STOP LYING TO YOURSELF

MONDAY MUSINGS

EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

For the past ten years, my bratty thyroid has controlled my life, my sleep, and my waist line. If you’ve ever struggled with a hormone imbalance, you know exactly what I’m talking about. I feel as though I’ve been playing an unfair game of tug-of-war with my weight regardless of how healthy I eat or… Continue reading EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

MONDAY MUSINGS

God Loves A Garden

I sit outside early in the morning. A slight chill lingers, but not enough for a jacket.  A breeze circulates the scent of the jasmine and rosemary bushes from across the wall. The birds sing and chatter in the trees in my front yard. The sky turns from deep purple to gold to burnt orange… Continue reading God Loves A Garden

MONDAY MUSINGS

HOPE IS AN ANCHOR

Hope is an anchor. According to Hebrews 6:19, "This hope (in God’s promises) is a strong and trustworthy anchor for our souls." What is an anchor and what does it do? An anchor is a device, normally made of metal, used to connect a vessel (such as a boat) to the bed of a body… Continue reading HOPE IS AN ANCHOR