Category: Life Journey Journal

Freedom for the Lost – A reminder as Palm Sunday Approaches

Freedom for the Lost – A reminder as Palm Sunday Approaches

"I'm not so lost to myself that I can't love and pray for others." Ouch! I wish I could say that quote was my own, but it's not. These days I feel like I'm in a perpetual cycle of being "lost to myself". This is not the same as being selfish. I'm lost because I'm … Continue reading Freedom for the Lost – A reminder as Palm Sunday Approaches

Removing Little Irritations to Ensure True and Lasting Peace

Removing Little Irritations to Ensure True and Lasting Peace

I don't like to think of myself as a procrastinator. However, there are things I tend to avoid. Specifically, I avoid things that I'm sure will lead to some type of physical or emotional pain. After living with and managing fibromyalgia symptoms for over a decade now, my procrastination involves more than simply putting something … Continue reading Removing Little Irritations to Ensure True and Lasting Peace

My Broken Hallelujah – Below the Mountain Connection

How incredible is the Creator of the Universe, who could use anything to turn the hearts of man—yet chooses the weary, the orphan, the defeated—to represent his powerful grace and mercy and give meaning to what the world would say is meaningless?

Ten Tips Toward a Healthy Spirit, Mind, and Body Amidst COVID19 and other 2020 Crises

Ten Tips Toward a Healthy Spirit, Mind, and Body Amidst COVID19 and other 2020 Crises

I'm not sure when or where the three elements that make us human were ordered as mind, body, and soul. But I disagree that our minds should come first as far as care. For me, it's when my soul is in a healthy, thriving place and space that I can thrive in the areas of … Continue reading Ten Tips Toward a Healthy Spirit, Mind, and Body Amidst COVID19 and other 2020 Crises

Being Rejected by One’s Peers – Wounds to Wins Series

I’ll admit from the start—this is a wound I still battle. Especially when I’m about to publish an emotionally charged post. I may get some of the words wrong and may rub some people the wrong way with what I'm about to say. And even though I've edited and cut out a lot from my … Continue reading Being Rejected by One’s Peers – Wounds to Wins Series