The Bible calls a gentle spirit an embellishment of rare splendour. Mother Teresa exemplified this exceptional quality and was known throughout the world for her selflessness. Ironically, her death was overshadowed by the burial of Princess Diana; culminating in her dying the way she lived, quietly, drawing no attention to herself.
The ornament of a meek and quiet spirit which is in the sight of God of great price.
(1 Peter 3:4, KJV)
Glaciers are magnificent giants standing like statues against a backdrop of the sea. As we inched our way towards this seemingly unmovable mountain, with just a little wind and a warm day – even these unyielding glaciers are no match for the heat of the sun. Perhaps you have a problem in your life that […]
NOT PROMISED TOMORROW I will never forget one day in Grade 10. We were sitting at our desks, half asleep, usual for a Monday morning, listening to the hum of the announcements. Really no one was paying attention until … The principle came over the loud speaker and with his voice cracking, relayed to […]
It had been a busy day and I kept moving from morning to night, actually, with a new baby in the house, I was moving in the middle of the night as well. It was bedtime for my other two and I had just tucked them in. Completely exhausted with my third child now asleep […]
I love starting a new year. It’s fresh and full of promise – a miracle. “Miracles are supernatural events that supersedes natural laws.” Do you need a few of these this year? Last week I drove by a familiar intersection and a memory came flooding back. Let me tell you about a miracle … […]
Dear Mom, This year is almost in the history books and what’s done is done. The good news is: you can start fresh tomorrow and to ensure change, commit to forgetting the past – both good and bad. The good has a tenacity to make us proud, and the bad, well, that can keep us […]