Cleaning Up The Mess

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, some of us older folks like to start planning early, and ask, “Who’s cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year”?  But to the one’s who are being asked, they hear, “Who’s cleaning up the mess this year”? In essence to that question, I do admit, when  my kids were still at…

Swamp Things

Name of Book Study:  Holy Bible by, God (Ezekiel 24:15, Eccl. 2:11, 2:24-26, Acts 2:17-21, Col. 3,1Peter5:10, 1Corin.14, Psalm 139, James 1:19, Prov. 12:18, Eph. 4:29, Psalm 59, Heb.12:4-5, Heb.10:22), Pilgrim’s Progress by, John Bunyan JOURNAL ENTRY                                                                     August 06, 2015  Disclaimer:  The people named here are just actor’s of what is in my own heart;…

Stop Picking On Me!

  It’s the first week of school and Evelyn is already dreading another day of screaming off the top of her lungs, hurrying, and another day not getting to work on time. “This is becoming the norm in this house, and I don’t know if I can continue life this way.” Evelyn says to her…

My Permission Slip as a Woman

You belong among the wildflowers You belong in a boat out to sea You belong with your love on your arm You belong somewhere you feel free. Tom Petty                          A Woman’s Permission Slip This morning my grandson George’ brought me a permission slip to sign while I was still half a sleep and had…

Betty Boots

Betty had boots! Betty had boots! She had white boots, yellow boots, black boots, red boots, purple boots, she even had a pair of green boots still in the box! Betty had shoes! She had high shoes, sloppy shoes, slip on shoes, tennis shoes, work shoes, fancy shoes, she even has the very first pair…

Expectations

Expectations:  An expectant mental attitude: A high pitch  of expectation Synomyms:  Apprehension, Possibility, Presumption, Probability, Assumption,  There are many definitions for the word; but I am going to use this one: Today I gave the children the word, “Expectations” to look up in the dictionary. I wanted them to understand why thier mother was so exhausted.  Talking seemed to…

Everlasting Life

On This Site:  Day’s Journey, you see a very young beautiful women standing by the ocean, she’s looking at may seem an endless world;  no beginning or no end. She sees life for the first time; although she lived; yet she has not lived the new life that was intended for her.   her life was just beginning…

Turn the Hearts of Fathers to their Children

Malachi 4 The Day of the Lord “Surely the day is coming; it will burn like a furnace. All the arrogant and every evildoer will be stubble, and that day that is coming will set them on fire,” says the Lord Almighty. “Not a root or a branch will be left to them. 2 But…

Jesus our Encourager

Today I felt pretty overwhelmed, I felt like I let the Lord down, AGAIN! I told myself over and over again, "Lisa, Jesus is Lord over every single detail of your life. He is Lord over your finances, where you live, your children, your job, and it went on throughout this day. Then I remembered…

Give, Give, Give!

      The thing that hurts us the most is the thing that the Lord wants us to give. Does it hurt to give money? Then that is the thing the Lord wants you to give. Is it your time with someone you don’t like? Well, that is where He wants you to give….

Confidence in Christ

  A wise women builds her house on a solid foundation, who is, Jesus Christ. She places her trust in Him in all situations. She knows that what may come in life’s storms; the foundation of her heart has been anchored in the hands of the Creator of all things. Her confidence is not her…