In the early morning hours, my mind flips the wake-up switch and is immediately flooded with all sorts of random thought and concerns. At the top of the chain most mornings are thoughts of my family and the things that concern them. How will those bills get paid? Are they living wisely and carefully? Are they doing things the way “I” feel they should be done? I mull these thoughts around for a while, considering solutions to their problems and how I must address the situations. Sounds self-centered, doesn’t it? I mean, after all, who do I think I am?… Continue reading
We recently held a Women’s Conference at our church. As one of the speakers, my topic was Forgiveness. Here is the video. My part starts at 10:55.
Life has been moving fast and forward for the Wood family. In July, Dave and I were gifted with our first great-grandchild, by our first-born grandchild. Dave got a great report from his doctor; his PSA levels were super low, indicating that the cancer is still gone. To God be the glory!! Our church is back in full swing now, and I’m back to teaching a weekly adult class (I love it!). Our women’s ministry is planning for a fall women’s retreat (y’all come!); I am preparing my thoughts, as I will be one of the speakers at the event…. Continue reading
I’m writing in snatches, I know. Eventually it will all be shuffled, sorted, and placed in some order. Writing it down helps. Today’s snippet gives glory to the only One who deserves it–the God who has always loved me, even when I didn’t know Him. Me…He loved me. He loves you, too. The God Who Loves Me
Our friend, Jim Watson, wrote an excellent book that addresses addiction and proven methods to transform your life through the power of Christ. He speaks from his personal experience with addiction and the many years it took to develop this program and his work with addicts of every type. Having had loved ones who suffered with various types of addiction, I can only say that I wish I had this many years ago when dealing with it and being able to offer this type of wisdom to help them fight their battles. I encourage you to purchase this book. It… Continue reading