Faith

Jesus is my Lord and Saviour. This blog witnessed a return to my long lost faith. Here is a collection of postings I’ve written which talk about my walk with God.

Socks don't have to match (another good enough life lesson). Guest post by Robin Kramer Writes

Socks Don’t Have To Match

Today, I'm so pleased to introduce you to my dear friend Robin from Robin Kramer Writes. Robin and I share so much in common that we often joke that we are cross-border twins even though we're born years apart (myself ...
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How to Give God All the Control

Are you a Type-A Personality? I am. It's a gift and a challenge all in one. If you're unsure of what a Type-A Personality is, I love Wikipedia's definition: Ambitious, rigidly organized, highly status conscious, sensitive, truthful, impatient, always try ...
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I struggle with prayer. What should I do? How do I pray? Are there prayer techniques I should be using? Do you struggle too? Today is your opportunity to make it a priority.

Why Is Prayer so Challenging?

The word stood boldly before me. PRAYER I had come to church about half an hour early and decided to browse through the small Christian bookstore that is at the back lobby of our church. I had no intention of ...
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I’m All In

I love God. He has taken my life and has blessed it. He has healed me. He has lifted me up. He has helped me overcome. I love Him for this. He is amazing. However, I recently realized that I ...
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Everything We Need

This weekend, the talented Steve Bell performed at our church. During the praise and worship part of our services he sang the song, Everything We Need. I've heard this song before but my spirit was stirred when he sang it ...
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When Grace finds Hope. An encouraging story about God speaking, resisting His voice, and a revelation how when God speaks, we need to listen.

Grace Finds Hope: When God Speaks, We Listen

I sat in anticipation of the worship service. Jon Bauer, a fellow Albertan and established singer and songwriter would be performing for our church today. The worship service began. It was glorious. It was exciting. It was amazing. Then Jon ...
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God is so great, so massive, so pure, it's hard for the human mind to comprehend his greatness. How to live with a sense of wonder, in awe of God.

A Sense Of Wonder: Being in Awe of God

I don't know what made me look at him. He was just an average boy walking down the street but something made me look. He approached the sign post and he did something which resonated within me. He took his ...
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A Gentle and Quiet Spirit

"Don't be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive jewelry, or beautiful clothes. You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit" (1 Peter 3-4).Today I am joining Susannah, from Simple Moments Stick; ...
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Blind In Life

Last week I shared that I'm embarking on a new journey in life. After going through a period of utter and complete darkness, I am seeing and experiencing life with new eyes.I look back on the choices that I've made, ...
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I Heard God

This posting is about answered prayer. To me... a miracle. God listens and God answers. I have the proof, here in this posting. Sometimes I get caught in a rut. I get frustrated and say, "God, do you hear me? ...
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Easter Blessings

I sit here, knowing I should write something about this day... THE day that defines me as a Christian. I can't. There are no words to describe a love so great or a sacrifice so grand. There are no words ...
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Start Your Day With God

We hear it often... start your day with a complete breakfast. In addition, recent research has told us to make sure our breakfast is high in protein. While I completely agree with these statements, I believe that there's another essential ...
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Dear God – I’m Mad At You

Life has been rough lately. At times like this, it seems all too easy to scream at God and ask Him what is going on... and to tell Him that I'm mad at Him.It's been two weeks since I had ...
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I have memories when I bake... memories of a beloved grandmother who is afflicted with Alzheimer's. Alzheimer's disease is cruel - today I am remembering more than Alzheimer's.

Apple Pie And Memories: Remembering More Than Alzheimer’s

It's my husband's birthday on Wednesday. This past weekend we celebrated with his family and at my husband's request, I made him an apple pie for dessert. I've made many apple pies before but this one was special.... I love ...
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The Blue Chair

I have a special place in my home. It's the blue chair. You see, I regularly sit in this chair. The times are rather predictable; 10:30 pm, 2:00 am, 5:30 am, 7:30 am and miscellaneous times throughout the day. The ...
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