Monthly Archive: April 2015

Please Stop Being So Rational

“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom,

   and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.

For through wisdom your days will be many,

   and years will be added to your life.

If you are wise, your wisdom will reward you;

   if you are a mocker, you alone will suffer.”

Proverbs 9:10-12

I wish there was a sermon titled “Please stop thinking so rationally”.  In my opinion it would probably be one of my favorites.  

Blessed in the Produce Store

Grocery shopping is a challenge for me.  Throughout the years I’ve mastered a way that I could manage by having the shopping basket on my lap and dragging products to the edge of the shelf and letting them fall into the basket.  I had it down to a fine art until recently when stores began changing the baskets to the new ones with wheels.   (more…)

Prayer Against Self Doubt

Dear Father in heaven,

Although my love and devotion to you remains strong I feel discouraged with myself.  Lately when I write something or try to express what’s on my heart, self doubt creeps up and I second guess myself.  My mind is ridiculed by past rejections or times when I’ve been ignored or alienated.