Tag Archives: Christian

When the Quiet Time Model Doesn’t Fit

Prayer is a crucial part of our relationship with Jesus Christ. Prayer is one of the first disciplines that new Christians are encouraged to practice. The word prayer in it’s simplest definition means “plea, petition, or request.” Expanded definitions include … Continue reading

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Three Beautiful Words

“I love you.” These three words are considered by many to be the three most beautiful words in the world. They are wonderful, magical words when spoken sincerely. I remember the first time my husband spoke those words to me, … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!!

Another New Year rolled around and my world doesn’t look any different the day after New Years than it did the day before. I’m actually mildly amused that we celebrate the turning of a calendar page, an artificial counting of time … Continue reading

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Six-Word Memoir — Wish I Had Thought of This!

This past Saturday, I attended a writers workshop led by Erica Orloff. Awesome experience! Thanks, Erica! We worked on a number of exercises, probably one of my favorites based on the Smith Magazine challenge to tell a story in six … Continue reading

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Pour a Cup of Kindness

When I eat out at a restaurant, I like to be especially kind to waiters. I try to remember their name and use it when I say “thank you” as they refill my coffee. I have a ready smile for … Continue reading

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