I have talked a number of people lately and each one has indicated that the shorter days and the waning of summer have triggered some emotional responses in them. If you are prone to depression, September is like the transitioning month. The days are significantly shorter. The leaves […]
I have some wonderful friends. I am closer to some than others. Some are friends I’ve had for many years. Others are in the “dating” stage, meaning the friendships are new. I’ve also been privileged to talk with many women in course of leading Bible studies, retreats, and […]
People disappoint us just like we disappoint them. But when the disappointment becomes chronic and we are feeling “used”, what do we do?
(I’m reposting this as this week has been all about anxiety, and my anxiety was at an all-time high during this particular time in my life which is why I’m reposting it during this series. I reread every word and haven’t changed a word because it was how […]
(This is a repost as I get closer to marking the one-year anniversary of my mom’s death. If anyone else is going through this, I hope it helps.) Monday was a hard day. My mom is nearing heaven’s door with every breath she takes. I see her footprints […]