View this post on Instagram When we are kind to ourselves we can do a better job taking care of others. #mayitbeofbenefit @waylonlewis @elephantjournal #selflove #loveyourself @thespreadsunshinegang A post shared by Waylon Lewis & Friends (@walkthetalkshow) on May 9, 2016 at 7:38pm PDT
Since I became a Christian in 1974 I have treasured my time with the Lord. I am sure though that I could have been more transformed had I spent the private time more efficiently. In 1977 I took part in a youth conference with an organisation called “The Navigators”in Essen West Germany. We were maybe 3000 people camping in one […]
On the subject "What to do in times of crisis" I share my feelings at the time I lost my mother
Today 37 years ago I got married. I was 28 years old and had longed for getting a family. After some turbulent years in my early twenties I met some Christian girls who convinced me of a new life. How I needed it. I accepted the faith in the Lord and still had great difficulties in living a Christian life. […]
But before you start, there are a couple of pieces of background to keep in mind. Crisis, like grief, creates different reactions that can fluctuate rapidly or slowly. They can be numbness and disbelief, confusion or inability to make a decision, fear or panic, anger, worry, a sense of loss, hurt, depression before resolution occurs. This will be true whether the crisis is a lost job, lost marriage, wayward child, or grappling with a serious illness or a death.
Having retired it’s time to make up for lost time so there are famous books needing to be read. One of them is “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee. Yesterday I finished reading the book. In the beginning I struggled a bit getting used to the way the two children spoke in their dialect. Then it helped me to […]
What a nice surprise to find a contribution to this spiritual walk. Lisann with the blogging name Redhead Reflections has started a journey taking one verse at a time through the Psalms from the Old Testament. I have read through the Psalms myself for many years and I have gathered much encouragement through these promises. The day after my first-born’s birth […]
Following tweet inspired my for the last post on a full year’s monthly post on “Integrity” initiated by my fellow blogger Lisa in RebirthofLisa. The only impossible journey is the 1 u never begin https://t.co/3B9oe60omS #edrecovery #anorexia #recovery #healing pic.twitter.com/GGJAxVsuPt — BeautyBeyondBones (@AnaRevealed) December 6, 2015 Proverbs 11:3 The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the willful […]
Revelation 3:20 Proverbs 12:28 Life is in the way of the righteousness, and in its pathway there is no death but eternal life.
Practising the art of integrity will continue for the rest of my life. It has been a good practice for me to focus on this during the year of 2015. The enemy to integrity have been Fear By faith in Christ fear is defeated by his sacrifice. Today I read in Proverbs 2:21 For the upright shall dwell in the land, and […]