During a stressful moment or a stressful day and you are told or perhaps hear someone say “If you have stress, then you must not be trusting God” it isn’t something you care to hear at that moment. Your defenses go up saying sure I trust in God, my problem is that I’m having a… Continue reading Living Life, Trusting God In This Stressful World
Webster’s dictionary defines friendship as a relationship where one knows, likes, admires and trusts another or where one is allied with another in a cause, or where one is a supporter of a group or a movement. I define friendship as a relationship between two people based on mutual respect, affection and admiration.”The only way… Continue reading What Is A True Friend?
Every day the sun will rise and the sun will set. With each sunrise we need to look at it as a new day, one day past our toughest times, one day toward the new life that we have the ability and choice to make. Wake up with each sunrise and tell yourself “It’s alright”… Continue reading Here Comes The Sun – Happy 2020
Several times throughout my life and especially in recent months I've had dark thoughts such as why I'm here? No one truly cares. I can't do this. I'm ugly. I'm not worth anything. I'm a mistake. I’m a burden to others, I shouldn't have been born. No one truly loves me. I wish God would… Continue reading I Straighten My Crown
During Christmas and all the year through Allow God to love others by using you Every time you pass someone, always smile Even when you’re rushing through the aisle A gift of a smile, a kind word or a hug Means you care enough to not just shrug God works through those of us who… Continue reading Merry Christmas, God Loves You
Can you imagine how it must of been to invite Jesus and his disciples to your home to eat a meal you prepared? God in the flesh is described in Luke 10:38-42 as coming to the home of Mary's sister Martha for a meal. Imagine being in His presence and being able to serve Him… Continue reading Bible Study on Priorities
Disabled people want, like, and have sex just like any other human being, despite persistent myths that disabled people don't have sex. — Read on http://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/common-myths-about-disabled-people-having-sex-debunked
Before I begin to share what I feel led to write for this blog post I want to wish everyone a very happy thanksgiving. I also need to express how thankful I truly am for so many blessings God has given me. The simple fact that I am alive is a huge blessing. I have… Continue reading My First Thanksgiving…….in a wheelchair
My Story:When I first realized that I was not able to walk anymore I felt a sense of guilt as if somehow it was all my fault. I reflected back on everything in my life that I had done wrong and immediately saw it as the reason I was going to be in a wheelchair.… Continue reading The Power Of Forgiving Yourself
Sometimes things just flood my brain. I am trying so hard to find peace in my life. With God's word to guide us and God's grace all things are possible. To find peace within ourselves, some level of forgiveness must occur. Forgiveness for ourselves and for others is what gives us peace to face life.… Continue reading To Find Peace We Must Find Forgiveness.
Ok, folks, I've given myself permission once and only once to feel devastated. I have earned the right to cry and get it all out of my system and I have. Now I will hold onto God a little tighter, sit in His lap a little longer and remember when this all began I promised… Continue reading Permission Granted – Then ‘Let God’
It feels wonderful when the rough times begin to fade and the new wonderful days arrive. You begin to see the light at the end of the tunnel and know that soon tomorrow will be here and it will be far better than today. There are times when you are going through the darkest days… Continue reading Seeing Over The Horizon
SEARCH FOR SCI CURE: Epidural Spinal Cord Stimulation study in Minnesota seeks 100 volunteers — Northern California Spinal Cord Network — Read on norcalsci.org/news/2019/11/10/search-for-sci-cure-epidural-stimulation-study
Just thought I’d drop in and say Howdy to everyone and let you take a peek at me in the rough. lol I was waiting on my dinner to get done. This typical veggie gal decided to do meat. Meatloaf with a side of roasted ranch and cheesy potatoes. It was tasty too.
Oh how I never wanted in my mind to ‘give in’ and go to full use of a power chair. After getting into a manual I actually didn’t want to even sit in another power chair ever again. For some reason I saw it as an act of giving up all my independence and it… Continue reading Wheelchairs, Manual or Power? Reasons My Medical and Therapy Team Recommend A Power Chair