Category Archives: Joy Dare!

When the Enemy is at Work (1467-1493)

Sometimes it is so evident that Satan is at work. Those times when the finances going out are greater than the ones coming in. Then the bake sale to raise money for the youth trip is a total bust. Times … Continue reading

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The Week it was SO Cold (1437-1460)

It is cold in Georgia. I know that my more northern friends are laughing – particularly the ones in Canada, Montana, Wyoming, and Alaska. But I have adjusted to the mild and short southern Louisiana winters. This cold front – with … Continue reading

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Joyful gifts (1413-1436)

εὐχαριστὲω 1413. A multicultural worship service that speaks to my heart 1414. Flag bearers carrying 80+ flags to represent the 80 + different countries 1415. Prayers of healing over Pop before his surgery 1416. A little glimpse of heaven as … Continue reading

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Day-to-day Counting (1390-1412)

Counting in the everyday. This is where we find the most awesome gifts. 1390. gifts re-read; Revelation, this time reading out loud with the girls and the Man 1391. re-reading gifts 1-1389; such an amazing blessing 1392. the third player … Continue reading

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When frustration takes over (1366-1389)

εὐχαριστὲω Challenged to get my heart right with God; needing to release and accept forgiveness before partaking.  Knowing that my frustration with certain issues was something that the Lord wanted me to hand over to Him. I know that we … Continue reading

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A Week with Firsts (1344-1365)

I went to work…nothing special! Got in the car, drove to the hospital, got ready to work. I didn’t want to. I actually walked in with a yucky attitude. I wanted to be home with the girls; enjoying the beautiful Saturday … Continue reading

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A New Orleans weekend (1322 – 1343)

The counting continues…. Counting does not come naturally. I look and sometimes forget all the amazing gifts He has given. Getting back in the habit of counting those gifts; knowing that in the counting is the blessing. 1322. sweet sleeping … Continue reading

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