Thoughts on Divine Fate and Such…

Sometimes there are things that we don’t want to do, but end up doing them anyway….a part of Divine fate. Sometimes unimaginable things happen…and they are a part of Divine faith as well. All things can work together for good, even though we may never understand why they happened the way they did. Things canContinue reading “Thoughts on Divine Fate and Such…”

To Fast or Not To Fast…that is the question

As we approach the season of Lent, I ponder whether or not to take my usual sabbatical from social media, namely Facebook. I know that Lent 2021 will begin on Wednesday,¬†February 17 and ends on Saturday,¬†April 3. For the past several years, my “doing without” has meant I stay off all social media during thatContinue reading “To Fast or Not To Fast…that is the question”

The Nightmare That Seems to Have No End….

It was a normal Thursday at school, March 12th, 2020. News of the coronavirus had found its way to us, but at that point it certainly didn’t seem to be much of a threat. How quickly that all changed over the weekend. That Thursday was the last day of in-person school for the year. AndContinue reading “The Nightmare That Seems to Have No End….”

Mistakes,,,,I’ve made more than a few

Life has a way of teaching you the lessons you need to be taught, many times without your awareness. I recently have been humbled by events in my life that have caused me to realize that I don’t always make good decisions about the most important of things. You think you’re doing well in life…everythingContinue reading “Mistakes,,,,I’ve made more than a few”

There is nothing to fear…

“The presence of fear is a sure sign that you are trusting in your own strength. The awareness that there is nothing to fear shows that somewhere in your mind, though not necessarily in a place you recognize as yet, you have remembered God, and let His strength take the place of your weakness. TheContinue reading “There is nothing to fear…”

It’s Been a Long While…

It’s been a long while since I’ve written anything on my blog. Lots has happened over the past several months and I’m just now able to catch my breath and reflect on it all. The Covid pandemic is still ever-present and I’ve seen it touching the lives of more and more people I know. TheContinue reading “It’s Been a Long While…”

Navigating Dating Websites…

In an effort to try to find someone to meet in the realm of dating and such, I’m giving another trying to a dating website. I’ve tried several in the seventeen-plus years I’ve been divorced and in fact got my first post-marriage date on one. But by virtue of the fact I’m still single, let’sContinue reading “Navigating Dating Websites…”

Getting My Act Together

The past three months have been anything but easy. I had settled in to teach for the rest of the school year when the pandemic hit and along with that, having to learn how to teach remotely on the fly. I was fortunate to have two co-teachers that excelled at this monumental undertaking and thatContinue reading “Getting My Act Together”

Been a While…

Once again, it’s been a while since I’ve done any blog entries. And so on this early rainy Friday morning, I thought I’d put some of thoughts down to share. Certainly a crazy world we’re living in here of late. Not only are we in the midst of a pandemic, but it’s also become aContinue reading “Been a While…”