A hard week

A good friend and I went out for coffee recently one evening to talk about life. And by coffee I mean she had tea and I had vodka and orange juice at a delightful local bistro which does serve coffee.  We have known each other for over ten years, so talking about the real stuffContinue reading “A hard week”

What anchors you?

“We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure.” Hebrews 6:19 What anchors you? One thing is certain, we need an anchor. Life is so uncertain.  One moment life is figured out and definite; the next moment you are stumbling in the dark. What is your anchor? I have lived myContinue reading “What anchors you?”

Devotion is hard work

Colossians  4:2 “Devote yourselves to prayer with an alert mind and a thankful heart.” Devotion is not something that comes easily to me.    The definition of devote is “to give all or most of one’s time or resources to a person or activity.   I see devotion as discipline which is driven by deepContinue reading “Devotion is hard work”

The struggle with contentment

Over a year ago I was having a conversation with a friend while we were walking.  We were talking about a certain fashion label and how much we loved their jackets.  Our conversation ended up with us both admitting that no matter how much we had, we always want more.  We were talking about wantingContinue reading “The struggle with contentment”