Motivation for May Part Three-Psalm 46:10 “Trust” A Few Quotes

Here are a few quotes related to this months topic “Once I knew only darkness and stillness… my life was without past or future… but a little word from the fingers of another fell into my hand that clutched at emptiness, and my heart leaped to the rapture of living.” Helen Keller “I have complete confidence…

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Divorce in the Media TV; Dr Foster Season 1 Episode 1 (spoiler alert)

When I first was faced with an unwanted separation and unnecessary divorce I could not find the strength to watch TV shows or movies about divorce.  I was in a bottomless pit, and I did not have the emotional strength to do so.   Now, however, I soak in anything I can find on divorce…

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Motivation For May Part 2-Trust Even When God Says No. Psalm 46:10

Does God answer all of our prayers?  I think he does, but we may not always get the answer we want.  I believe sometimes He says “yes” to our request, sometimes “no,” and at other times the answer may be “not today.”I like this quote by CS Lewis.. “We are not necessarily doubting that God…

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Morning Motivation:Faith Will Direct Our Paths

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”Martin Luther King Jr.  Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding.  In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6 God Bless You!KathieyV

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Morning Motivation, Small Things Matter

Small Things Matter As I watched this short video, it was easy to see that no words need to be spoken to show God’s love to others.  Sometimes we think that to share God’s love it has to be communicated through a tremendous gesture that reaches a large number of people.  I don’t believe that…

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My Thoughts on a Divorce Article- “When Grandparents Divorce Everyone Hurts”

  When Grandparents Divorce Everyone Hurts by D. Scott Sibley-Institute For Family Studies I remember how concerned I was when my husband decided to leave me not only concerned about the impact it would have on me but also the effect it would have on our children and grandchildren.  When this happened, I was most…

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Divorce Diversion-Weekend Reading and Watching with Links

📰Reading📰 Why You Should Wash Your Clothes Before You Wear Them I must admit I am guilty of not washing new items when I first buy them. Not anymore after reading this article. Items to Never Put Down You Garbage Disposal My one question after reading this is “who puts paint down their disposal?”. How…

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The Divorce Trip, Did You Take One?

I get all types of divorce info from various sites.  When I came across this video from the Jimmy Kimmel Show, I had to share it with you. Let’s listen to this woman’s story and compare it to our own. She was married for 48 hours and was two days into her honeymoon when she…

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Divorce Diversion: Taking Care of You, Ways to De-Stress…”Peel an Orange”…Aromatherapy

Ok folks, it’s time to de-stress.  Those of us going through divorce seem to be a reservoir for stress.  I never had any issues with unhealthy anxiety or depression until I was blindsided with marital separation after decades of marriage. On one stress index scale, divorce rates the second highest stressor with the death of a spouse first.  I don’t…

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Morning Motivation-God Directs Our Path

“I trust in the Lord with all my heart and lean not on my own understanding. In all my ways I acknowledge Him and He directs my paths.” (Proverbs 3:5-6) I love to travel.  I enjoy the adventure.  I delight in the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, the trails in the mountains, and feeling the cool…

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