Tag Archives: Blessings

The Lord Be With You

Is there a better greeting than to wish one another for God to be with us? “The Lord be with you (Dominus vobiscum),” is an ancient greeting and blessing traced to the Vulgate (Latin translation) of Scripture from the verses of Ruth 2:4, 2 Chronicles 15:2, and 1 Samuel 17:37. More powerful is the greeting […]

Your Fairy Tale Life

Do you remember your childhood dreams? How did you envision your future? Life can make us cynical and hard. Sure it’s tough, but look around. Notice the abundance of love and goodness that surrounds you. You well may be living the dream. What a waste if you never noticed. (Have you read Hans Christian Andersen […]

Why I Can’t Ask Why

It’s not likely that anyone can get to their 40, 50, or 60s without experiencing a list of hardships. Some of those painful events can be deep and get us stuck in the muck of depression. I, like many of you, have moments when I wallow in woe-is-me. I can’t help but ask why my husband […]

Appreciate the Little Things

“The whole world is a series of miracles, but we’re so used to them we call them ordinary things.” Hans Christian Andersen