“Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.”

“Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones”- Proverbs 16:24 “Step with great care and great tact, and remember that life’s a great balancing act – Dr. Seuss “There is a power in gentleness we must discover. It is a power that touches hearts, a power that changes people from within the depths of their soul.” -itakeoffthemask.comContinue reading ““Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.””

From where does your help come?

When you have to dig deep to achieve a task, to endure, to survive another day, to heal or, to lift your spirit when the odds are against you and no one wants to take your calls. Where do you find help.? David in the book of 1 Samuel tells us that he found hisContinue reading “From where does your help come?”

Weekend Inspiration

Cherish every moment. Learn wisdom from others when you can. Be uniquely you. No one can replace you. Do what is right. “Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life.”- Proverbs 4:23 “Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.” 1 Peter 5:7 “He will not allow yourContinue reading “Weekend Inspiration”

Frustration as a gem

I have this strong thought to say a few words on frustration today, for some reason. Frustration can be defined (according to the dictionary) as the feeling that one is unable to change a set of circumstances or, affect a person’s behavior. It can also refer to the feeling associated with one’s inability to, haltContinue reading “Frustration as a gem”

Count it all joy

How does one go through trials and difficult circumstances? How does one continue in a job that he or she does not enjoy? How does one dig deep to find the strength to persevere in difficult or painful circumstances? “Count it all joy my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because youContinue reading “Count it all joy”

Twittering Tales #156 – 1 October, 2019

The other side No time for photo opportunity today. I just want to get to the other side–To my special summer place. There, the cool waters bear plenty of salmon at this time of day. I pause, give a respectful glance, get my bearings, then tip toe around, to the other side. Total characters: 277Continue reading “Twittering Tales #156 – 1 October, 2019”

“Life is an adventure, not an all inclusive retreat” 🏝️

When we think of adventure, several things may come to mind. The lovely vacation to a far off place, long since planned and lovingly carried out. The trip of a life time to a new place. The exploration, or the return to that special place – the majestic breath-taking mountains or the white sandy beachContinue reading ““Life is an adventure, not an all inclusive retreat” 🏝️”