Suffering is Universal

Suffering is Universal

I rolled down the windows and let the fresh air rush inside.  The heat of summer was finally retreating, the air conditioner no longer needed for comfort.  The cool refreshing air hit my face and I took a deep breath, happy to be getting closer to home.  I was driving...
Handing Your Will Over to God

Handing Your Will Over to God

I remember the day I did it.  The day I reached over and tagged my partner in the tag team wrestling match.  I was tired, I had been digging deep and fighting with everything that I had for months, for years.  I was determined to win, and I wanted to win my way. I...
Why does it still hurt?

Why does it still hurt?

Yesterday I saw a picture on facebook of my ex-husband and his new wife.   They were smiling and looked really happy.  The post read something like this:  “Two years ago I met you and it was such a blessing.” The Ping of Pain I felt a ping in my heart and...
Am I worthy to receive God’s help?

Am I worthy to receive God’s help?

Sometimes communicating with God is easy, and natural and it just happens.  Other times it is just the opposite and I find myself with little desire.  I drag my feet not really willing to pray or reach him. I know that I need his help! I know that this life was not...