Category Archives: Restoration

The Power of Your Word

POD #19: The Power of Your Word One of the quotes that those close to me would say is a Jackie-ism is “Your words have power.”    I grew up hearing the scripture that “the power of life and death are … Continue reading

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My bucket

POD #18: My bucket Right now, I feel like my bucket is empty.  Waiting for some type of inspiration, passion or creativity to magically begin to flow. There are a few that come regularly to drink from my bucket, but … Continue reading

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Childhood, part deux

POD #14: Childhood, part deux This morning someone shared on Facebook about being childlike rather than childish.  It resonated because yesterday, I was definitely being childish.   I won’t defend that it was less childish than I have been in the … Continue reading

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Adaptogens

POD #12: Adaptogens Without thinking, I can say that God and my faith in Him is what helps me to withstand the stresses and strains that life places on my system.  Almost daily, someone will comment on how they don’t … Continue reading

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Resistance Genome

TPOD #7: Your Resistance Genome I read the prompt this morning, and decided I wasn’t ready to conquer my resistance genome.  I  set my phone down, rolled over, put the blanket over my head and went back to sleep.  Of … Continue reading

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Intended for Good

POD #3: Third Time’s a Wrap A few years back I found myself telling a story of my life, it was for a good cause.  I knew it was a story woven to raise money and that it could tug … Continue reading

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Empathy

At work the other day, our team was discussing giving others grace and mercy.  We didn’t use those words, but that is what it boiled down to.  Some of coworkers are more easily frustrated with the drama that comes from people.  … Continue reading

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Power and Strength

Isaiah 40:29 contains a powerful statement.  God gives power to the weak.  God gives strength to the powerless. Power is defined as: 1)the ability to do something or act in a particular way, especially as a faculty or quality 2)the … Continue reading

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Stop

Last month my husband bought me a new truck.  Prior to getting it, I had only driven a truck twice, and have driven a small car for the past four years.  It is definitely taking some getting use too in … Continue reading

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Feelings

I’m not feeling very Christian today. I want to be crass. I want to shake someone or maybe knock some sense into them. I want to lay hands on someone, and not the holy kind. I want to grumble and … Continue reading

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