Fruit of the Spirit

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith, gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23 HCSB This scripture arrived on my phone today.  A deeper dive into the context of it and this is where Paul is writing, that if you focus on the fruit […]

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What does Selah mean?  I have seen it and heard it in Psalms and know there is a Christian Music group by that name.  And truth be told I hadn’t given it much thought.  Today I was reading a Lenten devotional that talked about the word.  I did some research in addition to what the […]

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Sometimes…it snows!

Last week I really rocked the steps for the week and there is no way I was going to be able to repeat that this week. So I was gonna talk about shifting this week’s focus from running to a more well-rounded approach.  But as I drove home it became readily apparent that whatever I […]

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“Do not be conformed to this age, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may discern what is the good, pleasing, and perfect will of God.” Romans 12:2 HCSB Wow!  This verse has just as much relevance today as it did when Paul wrote it. Do not be conformed to […]

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TBT: Pretend Play

Today after our run.  Well my run and my daughter’s ride.  I sat down and asked her about her day.  What did she have for breakfast? What did she do with her Grandma? Did she go outside to play? etc?  She then gave me her baby doll.  I did the same, asking my daughter what […]

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Drawing Near

“Now without faith it is impossible to please God, for the one who draws near to Him must believe that He exists and rewards those who seek Him.” ‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭11:6‬ ‭HCSB ‬‬This scripture arrived today via my phone and as most do, got me thinking.  Drawing near to God is our responsibility.  He is always […]

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I’ve Got Nothing

Literally, I sit here and type with nothing to say.  Today was a Monday.  That is the first Monday in March.  A month left of running everyday and no sugar for Lent.  I am doing well on the running and suffering through the no sugar.  And that’s okay.  It’s supposed to hurt.  There are cookies […]

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Goal Accomplished

I met my goal of 70,000 steps this week.  Where to go from here? That is the question.  I think I am going to up the threshold on my fitbit from 9,000 to 10,000 steps per day.   And we’ll see how it goes the next week.  Going to be upping the mileage on my […]

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