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A Letter to my Daughter

My last post was on “being well.” The lapse of time between then and now is because I have been. I’m finished with all required clinical hours for medical school and currently at the beginning of a required vacation time for interview season. 1,833 more words

What Makes You Think God Is Real?

How do you know there is a God?
Why do you believe He exists?

Personally, I was born into a family where so much evil was present, that I simply never doubted God’s existence. 225 more words


Affliction? Horror? Pain? Why must I endure them? Then scarred hands reach out. Then I realized that He was answering me.

Affliction? Horror? Pain? Why must I endure them? Then scarred hands reached out. Then I realized He was answering me.

I prayed every night, “Dear God, just give me some hope to make it through another day, hour, minute.” 949 more words

God's Promises

Life Is A Matter Of Perspective

Everything happens for a reason and God can make good out of anything Satan throws our way.
For this, I am grateful! 194 more words


Jessie ~ Painted Desert Serenade

Artist: Joshua Kadison
Album: Painted Desert Serenade
always a favorite…

Do you believe in living your dreams? I always have… and until the past couple of years, I’ve been very fortunate to do just that. 311 more words


Don't sedate the pain

If you sedate the pain how will you be healed.
By sedating the pain you only treat your symptoms. The underlying issue of your pain will still be there, if you don’t deal with There is a process and purpose in pain. 182 more words

Protect Against the Hungry Ghosts

As I started to meditate on what I should write about this week, the word “pain” rang loud and clear in my mind. I wrote the word down so I would not forget it. 1,755 more words