“Your problem is that you haven’t told God that you need a miracle. Tell him! Demand a miracle!” That was the advice my friend gave me when, seventeen years ago, we were drowning. I was pregnant with my 6th, my husband had lost his job and the part-time job he had in the meantime wasn't … Continue reading Book 7 Teaser: Tell God what you want!
What if, instead of worrying about the world and its expectations, we focused on only a couple of key items and let the rest of world just . . . go on its way? Think about that: maybe there’s only a handful of things we really need to worry about, and as for the millions … Continue reading What if we just quit bothering with the world? The easiness of essentialism.
Over the years I've become more judicious in what I read, watch, and listen to. Everything I take in effects my thoughts, which in turn alters my behavior. Maybe it's because in the past few years my parents and sister died, and a dear friend is losing her battle to cancer, that I'm acutely aware … Continue reading What do we think about?