I have a question for you. If all of the power and magnificence and radiance and love that is God is hanging out and living in my soul, why don’t I feel it? I mean if all of that power is inside of me, why don’t I feel it? Shouldn’t I feel it? What’s wrong … Continue reading Anybody want an apple?
I was talking to someone in church – just making small talk. He asked how our daughter was doing in law school. I told him that she was doing some volunteer work. He asked what she was doing and I said “She’ll be helping refugees become legal citizens”. I could see his whole face change. … Continue reading We Don’t Want Your Kind Around Here
Christmas is only 2 days away! I love this time of year. It just seems like people are nicer to each other. Doesn’t it? Maybe that’s me. Talk about everyone being connected to each other! When people are happy it spreads. It doesn’t matter if you’re Christian, or Jewish, or Muslim, or anything else. Happiness … Continue reading Merry Christmas to all and to all a Good Night
I just learned that a business I know about has decided not to put up their Christmas tree this year. Well that ticked me off well and proper! I just know they are doing that to be politically correct. Heaven forbid we offend someone who doesn’t believe in Christmas! Forget the fact that they just … Continue reading Oh Christmas tree… Oh Christmas tree…
I’m learning something that people have known forever and I’m just now getting. Meditation is AMAZING! And – it doesn’t have to be what you probably think it is. I’ve tried meditation lots of times over the course of my life. And it never worked. I couldn’t shut my brain off. I couldn’t just sit … Continue reading Ohhhm Ohhhm Ohhhhm
I’ve already talked a lot about the power of words. Get ready, I’m going to do it some more. Our words have power. Power for good or power for bad. It’s up to us which way we want to go with them. We all know that we aren’t supposed to say bad things about other … Continue reading I am what I am… what I am… what I am…
Today’s blog is about me messing up. Again. That’s really life isn’t it? We mess up, try to learn from it, and keep trying. So, I guess I’m writing today about life: doing the best we can and moving forward. I got the chance to go and visit my daughter in Minnesota, which is a … Continue reading Oops I did it again….
I woke up to the news that Matt Lauer had been fired from the Today Show. Shocking to me. I don’t know Matt Lauer. I’ve never met him. But, I’ve watched the Today Show for 30 years. While you don’t know TV personalities, you start to feel like you have a relationship with them. And … Continue reading Bad energy out – Good energy in
Here are the last of the revised steps. Like I said before, they haven't changed - they are just tweeked. New and improved! I don't know if they can help anyone else or not, but they help me. Whenever I feel bad about ANYTHING I go through these steps. Because, anytime that we feel bad, … Continue reading Revised Steps 3 – 5
Well I wondered how long it would take me to change the steps to contentment. Apparently it took 3 months. The second step about not knowing what others were thinking just never sat right with me. I mean, it’s true, but it doesn’t seem like it belongs with the other steps. It’s like on Sesame … Continue reading Revised Steps to Contentment