Five Minute Friday

I Can Be Grateful For the Hard Things

Experience.  Today’s FMF prompt immediately took me to Romans 5:4… “And patience, experience; and experience, hope.” Of course, this verse makes the most sense when read in context with the verses before and after it. “……but we glory in tribulations also:  knowing that tribulation worketh patience; And patience, experience; and experience, hope:  And hope maketh… Read More I Can Be Grateful For the Hard Things


Currently: February 2020

Welcome to February.  The month of hearts, love, groundhogs, presidents, and chocolate!  Who would have imagined:) Last Tuesday I promised a follow-up to my post regarding happiness.  That post was about sabotaging our happiness and I wanted to offer a couple of ways to encourage, or foster, our happiness.  However, in order to join this… Read More Currently: February 2020

Five Minute Friday


Life is fleeting.  Passing quickly.  We have heard that idea all our lives but certainly, the more years that pass, the more we appreciate just how quickly they do so.  As well, life is uncertain.  Something else we know in our heads, but often do not appreciate in our hearts until tragedy happens – an… Read More Life