Category: wisdom

  • this week’s wisdom

    i’ve been racking my brain’s trying to figure out what to get my father for christmas. every year he tells me the same thing–books. this year he wanted me to use the money i would spend on him to buy something for the wonder twins, but i don’t like that idea, because he should have […]

  • this week’s wisdom

    we are hard pressed on every side, yet not crushed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed–always carrying about in the body the dying of the lord jesus, that the life of jesus also may be manifested in our body (2 corinthians 4:8-10).last night i dreamt […]

  • random acts

    so there’s this woman who comes into our store fairly frequently. i didn’t like her that much when i first met her. my impression of her was similar to that of the one i had for most of our regular customers–i thought she was demanding and difficult. but over the past three years, i’ve learned […]

  • have another cookie

    a friend gave me this one. it tastes much better. we should always remember that we are special and have been called to be a voice of encouragement and affirmation to this generation. many times we hear a word of discouragement, and it keeps us stagnant because we believe the lie that we are not […]

  • fortune cookies

    god wants me to know that i can only give away what i already have inside myself. true giving happens when i am overflowing from the inside and cannot help but share, when there is so much love within me that it has to flow to others or i would burst open. there is no […]

  • my friend recommends…

    …and i shall post it here so i do not forget the wisdom: psalm forty1 i waited patiently for the lordhe turned to me and heard my cry2 he lifted me out of the slimy pitout of the mud and mirehe set my feet on a rockand gave me a firm place to stand 3 […]