Category: Life Journey Journal

Mount Hermon 2017 and My 40 Day Preparation Fast

In the time since my last post, God's prompted me with things I need to let go of and change for my writing pursuits to reach their full potential. I've been excusing my lack of discipline and focus due to the constant change and chaos in my life. As a result, I've begun efforts to change … Continue reading Mount Hermon 2017 and My 40 Day Preparation Fast

A New Thing Springs Up: A New Life and a New Story in Preparation for a Return to Mount Hermon

Last year at this time my life was in a severe upheaval. Since my husband and I had lost our jobs nearly a year earlier, we'd moved twice (locally) and started new jobs. Though we felt more appreciated than at our former employers, the work didn't pay nearly as well, and the work and commuting … Continue reading A New Thing Springs Up: A New Life and a New Story in Preparation for a Return to Mount Hermon

Removing the Yolk of Other’s Ideals

I've never really thought of myself as a people-pleaser. Though I don't like to disappoint others and I have often felt burdened by what I think others think - especially when it comes to how I've behaved. I desire to be a good friend, competent employee, help to a stranger, a consistent parent, and a … Continue reading Removing the Yolk of Other’s Ideals

Breaking Free of Relationship Killers – Overcoming Apathy for Abundance

Am I really more Apathetic than Active when it comes to healthy relationships? I mostly cried through the entire Sunday sermon at church. Feeling vulnerable and unable to hold back tears, I ended up expressing all my pent up frustrations to the first woman I encountered after the service. I knew I could trust her to … Continue reading Breaking Free of Relationship Killers – Overcoming Apathy for Abundance

Breaking Free of Relationship Killers – Together is Better!

Can You Call Yourself a Christian and NOT go to Church? This was the loaded question asked by Pastor Scott at the start of his new series titled "Breaking Free of Relationship Killers". This will be the first post of what I hope to be an ongoing series of my response and reflections to weekly … Continue reading Breaking Free of Relationship Killers – Together is Better!