The Spiritual Discipline of Prayer

 1 Timothy 4:7 “But reject profane and old wives’ fables, and exercise yourself towards godliness.” To be more like Jesus we need to focus on the following Spiritual disciple to be more like Jesus: Prayer Reading your Bible Worship Serving Telling Others Stewardship Godliness We need Spiritual Disciple: The Bible tells us Promotes spiritual growth & help us to become more like Christ Spiritual disciplines are exercising our minds and spirit to get strong in Christ. Everyone can talk to God at any time because it makes our relationship with Him more active and God wants to hear from us. James […]

Celebration – Energy to Sparkle

This  past weekend we as a family took some time out to celebrate!  Life had been so busy that we missed birthdays, mothers-day and a lot of other important family moments.  We  celebrated  the golden anniversary of my in laws, my husband sold his first book, various birthdays etc.  I am a planner – I spend quite a great deal of my life planning, as I was busy planning the menu, etc I found myself wondering about why do we celebrate?  Merriam Webster gives the following description of celebration:  Simple Definition of celebrate  to do something special or enjoyable for an important […]

Sparkle Thieves 2

In the well-known song from the musical Les Miserables, I Dream a Dream, Fantine sings “I had a dream my life would be So different from this hell I’m living So different now, from what it seemed Now life has killed the dream I dreamed” Fantine describes that the reality of her life looks so much different from that which she dreamed about.  I am always left saddend by the song.  Fantine descripes how life have dull her “sparkle” untill their was none left I have asked myself what are the things that steal our “sparkle” and what can we […]

Life’s Journey

Lord of Hosts I exalt thee for all they works Lord of Life I praise your name for you give meaning to my life. As I journey through life’s twists and turns When I faced adversity I call upon Your Name And You are Mighty to save. Turn your ear and here me, Lord in my desperation I call upon you to help I reflect on my life’s journey I stand amazed at your love action in my life! Every time I need – You Supplied Every time I cried – Your Heard Every time I feared – You Protected […]

“Return to Manufacturer”

Dr Myles Munroe: a special friend gave me the following book “The most important person on earth.” I want to share a few lines on pages 15 and 16 from this book with you Inspired Women out there: “Wouldn’t it be wonderful if all human beings were born with “manufacturer’s instructions” tied to their wrists, explaining who they are and how they work? I believe human beings do come with the equivalent of operating instructions that give us answers to our deepest questions about our world and ourselves. The reason we are filled with such uncertainty and confusion about life […]