Category Archives: Let Go and Let God

Back To The Basics

Sometimes I need a little reminder to go back to the basics. Today was exactly one of those days where I went……..I need to start with a clean slate. I had to deal with two issues with classmates. I knew … Continue reading

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What’s Your One Word?

I have decided to choose one word to focus on for the rest of the year. That one word is RESPECT. When I show others respect, I hope to be respected. One word can be a game changer. It is … Continue reading

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Being Brave

Sometimes being brave is the hardest thing to do. There may be times when you may stumble and fall. You must be brave and never give up faith. Faith will guide you to a new level of understanding. Faith will … Continue reading

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Breaking Chains

I have been MIA. Just plain recovering. Surgery. Yuck . A necessary evil. I am still recovering. Life is full of recovering moments. I sometimes have to question the motives of non recovering individuals. Last night really made me wonder … Continue reading

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Don’t You Worry

Somewhere deep within the words come to me……Don’t you worry. Cast your cares to God above. He has a plan for you. The worries will slowly fade away. Your life is not over. Your life is just beginning. Recovery hurts. … Continue reading

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Closure……The Best Gift Ever

Obtaining closure to some of life’s difficult situations may be difficult. For some individuals in recovery, it may be hard to put an end memories from the past. In order to move forward, you must release your past. Today I … Continue reading

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Reflections On Turning Fifty

Today is my birthday. It’s just another day. I really hate birthdays. I wasn’t always this way. My best birthday memory was when I was six. It was the first and last time my parents had a kiddie birthday party … Continue reading

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Crying Out In Pain

Sometimes you just have to cry out to God. For me I cried out in physical pain on the day I was injured. It was a pain worse than childbirth. I have heard women scream Jesus help me thousands of … Continue reading

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The Incident That Led Me To Celebrate Recovery

I wrote about the “incident” in my last blog post. Even before I went back to surgery I knew there was something radically wrong with the function of my arm. The surgeon asked me if I could move my fingers. … Continue reading

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Small Groups

I had a very interesting night at CR on Thursday. It was snowing out and I should have stayed home. My low tire light went off and I really wanted to go home. Instead I drove 45 minutes to the … Continue reading

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