Relief Means Surrender

Relief. On Tuesday I wrote about needing relief. Relief from myself. My whining and fretting and fussing. Relief only comes from surrender. Surrendering to Jesus. I have to seek Him. Be still in His presence. When I let the impatience and discontent swirl through my...
Good

Good

Yesterday I tagged along to my granddaughter, Katie’s, parent-teacher conference. I wanted to see the charter school centered around the one subject Katie loves, art. But because this conference was student led, I wanted to hear from Katie what she learned....
Plan

Plan

  [inlinetweet prefix=”null” tweeter=”null” suffix=”null”] My plan is to do the next thing be available to whatever God puts in my path live my one word ABIDE only then will His plan be mine. [/inlinetweet]    ...

Joy in the Visit

I have joy in my heart today. Joy because after work, I go to visit my mom for the weekend. She lives half-way between my home and the conference I attend this weekend. During the day, I’ll be learning new ways to teach my seventh graders, but the evenings...
When

When

When I moved from teaching elementary school to teaching seventh grade, I wanted to cry every day. My daughter sent me a card to lift my spirits. It read, “When things are bad and getting worse, keep a cookie in your purse.” I still have that card in my...
Notice

Notice

It’s Five Minute Friday, hosted by Kate Motaung. Today’s prompt is notice. What do you do when you notice a dandelion? How many times have you stopped and plucked a puff-ball of white  from the grass to made a wish? When your toddler sees one and squats...

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