Tag Archives: gratitude

Did you do that for me?

When I was first disabled, I was so angry at God.  Angry at Him for letting that happen to me.  When I was able-bodied, I did not even really know Him.  Although I am a believer today, I was not … Continue reading

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An Updated Version: My Prince in Slightly Rusty Armor

It is now February here and quite cold outside.  As my husband left for work this morning, he told me that it was going to be really cold today.  I told him that I had no intention of leaving the … Continue reading

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And He Sat Down at the Right Hand of God: Loving the Lord

I worked to graduate college and find good employment and then, it was all taken away from me. More bittersweet days. The days when I could compose eloquent text are just gone from me now, but this I do remember. … Continue reading

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The Beginning of My New Life: “For all the blessings I can not see”

I was just tinkering around my blog when I came across this post.  While I do remember this incident, it is just too easy to forget the lesson I inferred from that day. It was my starting over again day.  … Continue reading

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Our Ever-Present Lord

The first word that I spoke as an infant was God.  The second word that I spoke was dammit.  I have been told that was what led my mother and my grandmother to instantly stop using that expletive almost as … Continue reading

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Focus on the Positive

Way back when I was first disabled, I had a therapist suggest that I make a daily numbered list of all that I’m grateful for. I accepted her suggestion, but as I began the assignment, I could only think of … Continue reading

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Freely Give

I have been blessed and I have been given thanks in so many ways.  Jesus told His disciples in the book of Matthew that because they had been given much, they should also give back.  As a follower of Christ, … Continue reading

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