“Sow a thought, reap an act. Sow an act, reap a habit. Sow a habit, reap a destiny.”
All of life is like being a farmer. We sow, we water, we cultivate, we harvest. The reward is yours and the magnitude of it depending on the type of seed you sow, care you take, love you bring (which is just the right fertilizer) determines the harvest you reap.
Have faith. Put your love on display— People everywhere are bleeding on the inside and not saying anything. People everywhere are empty within. People all around us have Continue reading
I have been given an invitation to write.
The writing comes from somewhere deep inside of me. I am like an evergreen tree. I do not wither or wilt. Despite storms of life or scorching heat-- The moisture still comes to me, Keeping my leaves green, my bark tough, thick, resilient, yet ever soft to the touch because of the water I drink.
Living Water is what touches my frame. My roots are like shoots that tangle and thread beneath the ground that I tread. Fingers in the garden searching for more, they burrow beneath the soil where Continue reading
What makes a wine good?
I have a friend who is a wine maker. Wine making is her passion and she opened up a winery to turn her passion into the reality of a dream. So I’ve learned just a little bit (just a little bit) about wine making from her.
There is a lot of art mixed with ingredient, science and heart to wine making. It is a process, but it is delicious for every wine connoisseur who tastes the final product. Just the right blend makes something beautiful, tasteful and Continue reading
People don’t usually judge you by what’s going on in your heart... They judge based on what’s going on in theirs.
There are two types of people in this world. There are those who go through a difficult experience, time or season and they bleed it out on others. Their bleeding may be crying to everyone about it obsessively, their bleeding may be a chronic bad mood or attitude or possibly they have difficulty functioning in the dailies of life. (These are all just merely observations, not judgments.)
But then there Continue reading
You can handle this. . . There is no one better for this than you. That’s why God gave the opportunity to you. Even in a struggle, you’ve been equipped with the strength to shoulder it. You will know what to do. You will feel your discernment speak. You will not sink. You will swim. You will rise and your life will thrive...and so will you.
Speaking to some strong, but weary hearts....
Just begin again, every day, doing better and better. You are a fighter. The prize of your life is worth the fight. Hold on, Continue reading