Parents typically work hard to teach their children to mature and be independent. However many special needs children never reach the point where they can take care of themselves – whether it’s physically or emotionally. Often the parents must intervene. As I mentioned in my last post Armed For Battle, sometimes we need to go on … More Taking The Backseat
I hate snakes – I mean I really, really do. Just seeing a picture of a snake absolutely freaks me out. People talk about them, and I find myself breaking into a sweat. They terrify me. I was born in Iowa, and our family lived in a cute little house that had a small orchard in … More Crushing Evil
A little over a year ago, I admitted in my post Enough of This Whole School Thing, that I dropped out of high school my junior year. My life patterns back then were anything but wholesome, unfortunately. My mom had told me during that rocky season that if I was going to drop out of school, … More Our Feeble Minds
On February 19th, I posted a short video on my God of All Comfort Facebook page about real fear that I experienced back when I was a teenager. My best friend for a time was into witchcraft (Fortunetellers, Witches & Other Strange Stuff). That was before I became a Christian. In my teen years I often … More Do Not Fear
Probably most of you are familiar with the old commercials “Got Milk?” which showcases various people with white milk-mustaches on their faces. But “Peace” is a lot harder to come by sometimes, isn’t it? You can’t just open your refrigerator, grab a carton and have peace come pouring out. There’s only one way to get … More Got Peace?
We need to learn to “rest” instead of “stress” don’t we? It seems like almost everyone I talk to is under stress of some type or the other. How about you? When I’m stressed I don’t sleep well, I tend to eat everything in sight, and I get pretty cranky and irritable. But I’ve learned … More What’s Your New Year’s Resolution?
I’m generally a shy person – which I know some of you have a hard time believing. But when I’m in a large group of people, I’d much rather take up my position on the back wall and watch things, rather than walk around mingling. But does God want us to be wallflowers? One day … More Take That Bold Step – Don’t Be A Fig Tree!