FOG: Focus on Gratitude Day 30

My dad called me from the hospital yesterday. A homeopathic treatment he tried got him into a "little" trouble. The fact that he’s in his 80s with the physique and health history of someone in his 40s contributes to his adventuresome nature in this area. But sometimes despite the most diligent research you find yourself … Continue reading FOG: Focus on Gratitude Day 30

FOG: Focus on Gratitude Day 29

I haven’t slept well the last three months. Couldn’t tell you why. I fall asleep easily, but I wake up at 3 something sleepy, but not sleepy enough to fall back asleep. Now I know why sleep deprivation is such an effective torture tactic. You feel like you’re thinking through cheese cloth and you’re plain … Continue reading FOG: Focus on Gratitude Day 29

The Day After

Hope you had a wonderful Easter. Celebrating Jesus' death, burial, resurrection, and ALL He's done for me, never gets old! Jesus is Lord! I published this poem two years ago. Drawn to it this past week, I figure it's an appropriate time to share it again. Life in Him by Vanessa A. Harris I live my life in the … Continue reading The Day After

Lois’ Legacy

Lois’ Legacy.  It’s the name of the, now defunct, Facebook page formerly attached to this site.  It’s the inspiration behind the former name of this blog, The Legacy of Faith.  More importantly, it encapsulates the testimony of a woman briefly mentioned in 2 Timothy.  And there’s nothing former about her impact on me. I remember … Continue reading Lois’ Legacy

The Puny Giants of Life

Sitting in the drop off car line.  My middle child, the younger son who is always pondering, always asking, strikes again. Him: "I know Goliath was 9 feet tall.  But what if He was only 9 inches tall?" he snickers. Me: "He is only 9 inches tall - to God." He considers quickly, then chuckles. … Continue reading The Puny Giants of Life