Alone in the Garden with God

Lent 2017 - Volume 2

“Then Jesus went with them to a place called Gethsemane, and he said to his disciples “Sit here, while I go over there and pray.” And taking with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, he began to be sorrowful and troubled. Then he said to them, “My soul is very sorrowful, even to […]


Lent Season 2017 – Volume One – A Message for You

Philippians 1:3

Meditation, Observations, Conclusion, and Action for Lent Season 2017  I thank my God upon every remembrance of you. (Philippians 1:3)   Meditation: From my Bible reading, I pick one verse, to meditate upon. I start with prayer and ask the Holy Spirit to “Open my eyes, that I may see wonderful things from Your word,” […]

I thank my God when I remember you.

Onward, Downward and Upward

Carmen's 2017 Goals/Aspirations

January 4, 2017 “Grow upward – having nearer approaches to God in prayer and more intimate fellowship with Jesus.” (2 Peter 3:18) C.H. Spurgeon On New Year’s Eve, Dewayne asked me what my aspirations and goals were for 2017. I was having a rather typical day, lately, of little optimism. Not that those feelings are […]


Freedom Not Easily Won

New Website Focus in 2017

Happy New Year, Readers! This is my website information announcement. I feel a strong conviction to make some changes in my social media habits this year. Less time on all social media fronts. More time on personal growth in a few areas. This post informs on what you may and may not expect from my […]


Merry Christmas Indeed!

Naughty or Nice is Not the Point

Dewayne and Carmen Wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! What type of Christmas will you have this year? I had an interesting encounter with an attorney who made an off-color joke about why Santa says “Ho, Ho, Ho.” He said, to the three women standing in line to buy tickets to […]