"The only way to fight a feeling is with a feeling." Rolin McCraty
I ran across this statement while reading One Thousand Gifts over the last two weeks. It stopped me in my tracks.
Feelings run so rampant these days. Look around our neighborhoods, schools, the television, etc. You'll see feeling not only in word, but in action as well.
What if we were to truly live out the statement McCraty gives us? Replacing anger with love, disappointment with contentment, anxiety…Continue
I am a divorcee. I am also a second wife (the remarriage kind, not the polygamy kind), a stepmom, and a frustrated ex-wife.
Ask anyone who truly knows me: very often, I have to learn things that hard way. Unfortunately, this sometimes comes at the expense of those around me. My poor decisions that led up to my first marriage (which was also a poor decision) created a world that now creates a harsh reality for me and my children. That reality is a split living…Continue
Added by Sarah Burd on June 14, 2012 at 1:23pm — No Comments
I want to post a love-warning to you guys. Be careful & be alert to what's going on in your mind. Your mind is a field where a battle can be waged. God has our hearts, but the enemy whispers lies in our minds. A battle can ensue there if we aren't diligent & active in our Christian walk. It goes…Continue
Added by LeadHership on December 14, 2010 at 8:24pm — No Comments
Finally! Our representatives have grown a pair and have drawn a line in the sand against the fast food industry, on our behalf. In a nearly unanimous vote by city officials, fast food operators in San Francisco can no longer give away toys in kid's meals, unless they meet certain standards...much higher than what these restaurants…Continue
Added by Keri Pugh on November 3, 2010 at 12:34pm — No Comments
Have you ever noticed the quiet hand of God in your life? I have. Like you, trouble doesn’t always pass me by, but I’ve learned to look for his hand of protection and comfort during my struggles.
For example, when my oldest brother, Keith, died suddenly, I was devastated. He was my oldest brother, my adviser and my confidant. Seeing the pain my mother endured was difficult enough, but the personal loss I felt was excruciating and…
Added by Godsy Girl on January 30, 2010 at 10:00pm — No Comments