I read an article about Mercy this morning that I found very inspiring. It left me with a complete understanding of Mercy. Most dictionary definitions talk about your treatment of someone who does not deserve your mercy, but you give it anyway. Many of you remember the parable of the Good Samaritan. When a priest … Continue reading God is Merciful
Ever since I developed a like for mysteries and detective stories, I have been intrigued by the word MOTIVE, the reason for something. In law enforcement, it is one of the key elements in finding the guilty person. Every mystery has five essential elements. CHARACTERS – I was the main character in my mystery. SETTING … Continue reading Let God be the Motive behind your thoughts and actions
“By purifying human thought, this state of mind permeates with increased harmony all the minutiae of human affairs. It brings with it wonderful foresight, wisdom, and power; it unselfs the mortal purpose, gives steadiness to resolve, and success to endeavor.” Above quote is from Miscellaneous writings 1883-1896 by Mary Baker Eddy, page 204:23-27 I feel … Continue reading I am Safe in His care.
This week I am thinking about God again. God is such an all-consuming subject; it would be impossible to hit on all the aspects of God, even if we talked about Him for a lifetime. I have heard Him spoke about as if there were more than one God, your God, and my God. There … Continue reading “Be still, and know that I am God:”
Thirty years ago, I would have never believed I would be blogging about my experience with God. However, here I am every Monday sharing what I have learned. “. . . progress is the law of God, whose law demands of us only what we can certainly fulfil.” From Science and Health with Key to … Continue reading “Progress is the Law of God”
God did not create us to be solitary beings. Joy and happiness are to be shared. Everyone needs that one person they can be comfortable with, to pour out their heart and soul to, and not be judged or criticized. That’s why couples get married; they have found that special person. We all need a … Continue reading Companionship is God Sanctioned.
Once I graduated from high school and got away from my abusive father, my life didn’t get a lot better. I was not being battered anymore, and that was a plus, but I had a disturbed personality, created by my past, and was making bad choices and nothing was going right in my life. The … Continue reading From Frustration to Gentle Patience
When we are children it is so important that we have good role models, so we grow up with a healthy attitude about life and our perception of the world around us is clear and true. When we are abused we grow up with all sorts of incorrect beliefs about life and how to deal … Continue reading Seeing through God’s eyes transformed my life
In my previous blog I talked about God’s image and likeness. That’s us. I just heard someone say, there is no expiration date on God’s image. If God is ageless then his image is also ageless. I learned not to listen to or participate in conversations about age and its affects. Don’t listen to or … Continue reading We all have value at every stage of our life.
I was sitting in my office thinking about what to write when my mind drifted back to my past. I don’t really feel a connection to it anymore. It’s like looking at someone else’s life. Even the steps to get where I am today seem like it wasn’t me. With all the healing that has … Continue reading With God, nothing is impossible