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Monthly Archive for: ‘November, 2011’

Dealing with Fear and Anxiety

Ed Welch: The Secret to Dealing with Fear and Anxiety Monergism.com’s resources on topic: Worry, Fear and Anxiety But don’t forget! Tim Keller’s take: (#27) “Praying our Fears” and (Resources on) Fear and Anxiety And the piece de resistance: David Powlison’s ANTI-Psalm 23

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Invite to Pinterest?

I probably shouldn’t have … but I couldn’t sleep, so I peeked at Pinterest. What an astounding (e)place! A little strange, the way it never ended (scroll, scroll, scroll). Lots of kind of weird/creepy/materialistic stuff. But lots MORE interesting, beautiful, fun stuff. So. I know a number of you have encouraged me to check it out—and now that I have, …

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Come Join Us in Delaware for a FREE “Fear Not” Retreat!

Sorry it’s taken me so long to post this. (Especially to Jessie! Hi, Jessie! Hope you can join us.) Fear Not “Mini-Retreat” (Featuring Tara Barthel) Saturday, December 10th 9am-12noon at Glasgow Church in Bear, DE RSVP to HeritagePresWIC@live.com by December 3rd

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Sorry Miss M, God (thus far) has answered your prayers with a, “No.”

One of my favorite people came up to me at church yesterday and said: “I’m so sorry that your family is sick again! I’m praying every day that your family and you will be healthy.” Kinda some of the sweetest words I’ve ever heard. But being up since midnight with all things dehydrating (we’ll leave it at that), I guess …

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Rich Person’s Problem (But still a problem …)

I have a friend who was considering two job offers (who had sought her out), all while she was very happily and gainfully employed. But she wasn’t sure what she would do. Another friend tours the world, in first class, staying in the finest hotels, dining with, and working with world-famous, amazingly gifted people. But, she struggles to be content …

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Our Thanksgiving Weekend …

Overall, we had a lovely Thanksgiving celebration. Fred and the girls made rolls (nummy!) and the girls and I enjoyed setting a formal table: But poor Fred got very, VERY sick: (It seems like almost everyone we know in Billings is being touched in some way by all of these viruses and infections floating around.) So it took us an …

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Whapped Upside the Head …

Today I was whapped upside the head with something quite mean. I would say “intentionally mean” except that: a) I’m not the Holy Spirit, so I must not presume to know another person’s heart; and b) I don’t think this person is intentionally mean as much as he is clueless and so habituated to talk in this certain (hurtful / …

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And on a lighter note … “Turkeys Away! Turkeys Away! (Oh, the humanity!)”

I have to watch this every Thanksgiving because I split my sides I laugh so hard: WKRP in Cincinnati – Turkeys Away!

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Thanksgiving Proclamation (Gracious Gifts of the Most High God …)

By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation “The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we are prone to forget the source from which they come, others have been added, which are of so extraordinary …

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Peace Amidst Holiday Strife …

If I could stand the sound of my own voice, I’d listen to this every single year. But instead, I just read notes for it. 🙂 A Woman of Peace Amidst Holiday Strife (Oh, Lord God, please remind us that Jesus already IS our Prince of Peace! And please help us to live accordingly …)

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