OPEN WIDE YOUR HEARTS

Prayer Starters 7/26/21-8/1/21: M: To use your gifts to help others;T: For safety and goodwill at the Olympics;W: To live in your full potential;TH: To be aware of God Moments;F: To respect the personhood of people of all ages;SA: To be grounded by your faith;SU: To enjoy each moment.

PRAY FOR ME; I’LL PRAY FOR YOU…. 7/25/2021 … Home Communion

What is your perfect prayer? How do you pray for yourself or for others? Paul prays for the Ephesian Church (Ephesians 3:14f) a prayer that some say they consider the perfect prayer. That prayer is my starting place for worshiping with Communion from home this morning. Please join me:

IS THIS IMPORTANT?….7/22/2021…Thursday Thought

Sometimes I can get caught up in things that feel important, upset me, drive me nuts, etc. Then I catch a glimpse of what is truly important. That happened this morning. I wasted over an hour with the phone company. Then, I realized I was way behind schedule and opened my planner and up popped,Continue reading “IS THIS IMPORTANT?….7/22/2021…Thursday Thought”

July 19-25, 2021 OPEN ❤️💜

Prayer starters from the beauty surrounding me this week: M: For troubled relationships;T: For those who are hungry;W: To rejoice in God’s goodness;TH: For those who are afraid;F: For those promoting forgiveness;Sa: To experience the depths of Holy Love;Su: For those who are tempted.

STEPPING OUT .. 7/15/2021 …Thriving on Thursday

I have a tendency to pull away into my own world, especially if there is conflict. I have discovered that no matter what our personalities or coping traits are, we can step out in faith. And, in stepping out, it is okay if we don’t get it all right, as long as we are livingContinue reading “STEPPING OUT .. 7/15/2021 …Thriving on Thursday”

HAPPY CAMPERS!…. 6/10/2021…..Morning Prayer

Sometimes I don’t even have the words to express the overflowing experiences of God‘s love. It is something that I want for everyone. Church camp was one of the places that I first began to grasp the reality of God‘s love. Some people have told me that they have not had those kind of experiencesContinue reading “HAPPY CAMPERS!…. 6/10/2021…..Morning Prayer”

THE POWER OF LOVE – TAKE TWO— 6/3/2021 —-

True power is found in Love. So often, I hear about the power to overcome, the power to succeed, the power of this, the power of that. Our society has so many ideas of how to gain power and how to help bring good. It is fascinating to me to see pictures of brain imagingContinue reading “THE POWER OF LOVE – TAKE TWO— 6/3/2021 —-“