Mindful Monday for 8/15/16 -Fighting Discouragement

Mindful Monday - Fighting Discouragement

I think it’s safe for me to say we all deal with this week’s topic:  Fighting Discouragement.  I’ve been dealing with this for quite some time now.  It’s affected my activity on my blog as well, and I’m praying about God’s direction and praying He shows me HIS will.  More … Continue reading

Mindful Monday 8/8 Waiting on God -the Misconceptions

Mindful Monday for 8-8 Waiting on God

This week’s Mindful Monday devotional is about Waiting on God –a subject I’m always in the midst of learning.  It was a year two days ago from the day we moved into our new house after losing the one we built and loved.  I’m starting to see a few reasons … Continue reading

Mindful Monday for 7/25 God Cares about your Emotions

Mindful Monday for 7-24 God Cares about your emotions

I’m trying to get this into my head.  God really does care about our emotions, which means He cares about mine as well.  Do any of you have (or had) one of those fathers who often said, “keep crying and I’ll give you something to cry for”?  Yeah…been there.  It made … Continue reading

Mindful Monday for 7/4 – Where Did That Come From?

Mindful Monday for 7/4 Where Did that come from

  When I read the devotional I’m sharing for this week I just kept nodding my head 🙂  This is a personal pet peeve of mine.  “The devil made me do it”, “Satan made me _____”, “God told me to tell you _____” and so on.  You know the type. … Continue reading

Mindful Monday 6/19 -Loving the Unlovable

Loving the Unlovable

So I have this loved one I’ll call George.  He’s a good guy, just a little hard for other guys to befriend because he’s a little different from other guys in that he’s not into sports and he is a little quirky. He’s a great father and once you get … Continue reading

Mindful Monday 6/13 -The Refiner’s Fire

Mindful Monday for 6/13: The Refiner's Fire

Ever feel like you’re being beaten down at every turn and that it feels like it will never end?  I think many of us can relate to that feeling.  Sometimes you just want to just crouch into a corner and stay there till the fire’s raging calms down.  Wow can … Continue reading

Mindful Monday 5/30 -God is Good ALL the Time

Mindful Monday God is good all the time

I apologize for missing all of last week here at Calvary, Couponers, and Crafters.  If you’ve read the introduction to yesterday’s End of the Age Updates post, you will have read why, but for those who didn’t I’ll explain here.  My mother has been dealing with dementia for the past … Continue reading

Mindful Monday 5/9 -God the Planner

Mindful Monday 5/9 -God the Planner

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you will know that I’ve really gotten into the planner craze this year. I’ve always used planners, but not to the degree that I am this year.  I find I get so much more accomplished if I have it down on a … Continue reading