Pride

     Thinkin’ on pride today,  not because I woke up wanting too.  I actually would choose not to think of pride.  I know some prideful/narcissistic people whose names I won’t mention but you do too.  My mama would say “Pride goes before a fall”  but I don’t see that happening a lot.  Most narcissistic people seem…

Truth, Whatever

   Truth.  A conversation with a friend the other day got me “thinkin on” it.  I said that I try to defeat worry by thinking about “whatsoever is true”  at this very moment.  She said truth doesn’t change.  It got me to “thinkin”.         At this very moment,  the truth is I am healthy,…

Giftings

“Our giftings change over the course of time due to spiritual maturity and life circumstances.”    About a year ago,  I read this quote in a church bulletin and was intrigued by it.  As a graduate of a small Midwestern Christian college,  a district leader,  public school teacher,  a girls ministries teacher and director,  a CASA…

Souvenirs

Thinkin’ today about Souvenirs.   As a kid in the LATE 50’s,  I had a charm bracelet and collected a charm everywhere we vacationed.  Later I collected little figurines and finally ticket stubs, brochures and all manner of memorabilia.  Recently, I have collected artwork from my travels,  usually bought from a street vendor.    My seven…