Relating to My Spouse

Ephesians Chapter 5, The Message Bible: 21 Out of respect for Christ, be courteously reverent to one another. 22-24 Wives, understand and support your husbands in ways that show your support for Christ. The husband provides leadership to his wife the way Christ does to his church, not by domineering but by cherishing. So just as theContinue reading “Relating to My Spouse”

Joy and Peace

136. Joyful giving 137. Peace filled heart 138. Moms in Prayer with a good girlfriend 139. Lunch with my mom at Panera 140. Dinner with my forever love, Daniel Yesterday was a day filled with joy and peace. I feel blessed. I feel thankful. I feel full, whole. Dear God, You are Joy and Peace.Continue reading “Joy and Peace”

Thank you Soldiers…

111. My brother in law. He retired from the US Army yesterday. He is a hero. 112. My cousin. He retired from the the US Air Force. He is a hero. 113. My father in law. He served in the US Air Force in Vietnam. He is a hero. 114. My father. He served inContinue reading “Thank you Soldiers…”

Unfailing Love

For the word of the Lord is right and true; he is faithful in all he does. The Lord loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of his unfailing love. Psalm 33:4-5NIV 101. The unfailing love of Christ 102. The unfailing love of my husband 103. The unfailing love of our sons 104. The unfailing love of myContinue reading “Unfailing Love”

The Square Pill

Recently my medications changed. I now take a square pill. Yes, you read that right…a square. I have numerous pills and supplements that are oval or round and some are capsules and some are tablets. But, the newest anti-depressant that I take is square, and it works! Square. I feel square sometimes. I’m not likeContinue reading “The Square Pill”

The Cost of Mental Illness

The cost of mental illness? It’s a lot. It’s a lot for the individual, the family, the friends, and others. It’s a cost that is intangible. Image from: Harvard Business Review, AI’s Potential to Diagnose and Treat Mental Illness However, the cost of mental illness is tangible in bills from counselors, psychiatrists, and possibly hospitalContinue reading “The Cost of Mental Illness”

How to Help a Friend with Mental Illness or Save Anyone from Drowning in the Rough Waters of Life

Dear friends, Instead of worrying about the death of a famous woman (or man)… Sit on the curb with a friend who needs to vent or cry it out. Knock on the door or text the friend who hasn’t posted here (on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or their blog) in awhile. Take dinner to a momContinue reading “How to Help a Friend with Mental Illness or Save Anyone from Drowning in the Rough Waters of Life”


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