Prayer for Busy Women
You Are There I pausewashing the dishes,answering email,picking up the mess of an average day.I wish I could feel Youhere with me. Help me to realize thatYou are thereeven when I cannot sense You,that You are the constant in my life. Where I am today,there You are.Where I am tomorrow,You will be –
The Successful Woman's Next Big Adventure
Soul Mate I search for your facewherever I go.What do you look like?Surely, when our eyes meetthere will be this instantspark of recognition,allowing our destiniesto collide.Almost everyone I knowhas found their half-moon.When placed togetherthey form one perfect heart.Where is my soul mate,the one You have chosen
Fleeting Solitude I will let the land lie fallow.I will not need to bethe center of attention all the time.I will let others shine when it is their turn,with not attempt to steal their limelight.I shall rest while amidst the busynessand clear the calendar, not because I must,but because I want to.I'll give myself time to think.Time to nurture my soul, and...
Now What? You know, it's funny how unaware you are of your surroundings until you have to look beyond yourself for help. While I sort of pride myself on being aware, of others' needs and community involvement, it was this little thing that happened to me that made me more aware of my own neighborhood.
Finding Time It's everywhere.Sitting on the bus or driving in the car.Waiting at the deli counter, number 56 in hand.Who knew 3 pounds of lean corned beefcould get me closer
Ready and Willing I fall short, but You are my help.I am no angel, but I look to You.I am not strong, but You are unshakable.I may not be perfect, but I am willing.For in my weakness, I have Your grace.For tough decisions, I have Your Spirit.For every need, I have You.
How to Eliminate Bad Moods My college roommate was a complete bitch. I’m grateful for her rotten personality, sarcasm and mean spirit. Michelle was all the motivation I needed to spend a lifetime in a good mood. She scared the crabbiness right out of me; I’m rarely moody anymore. I was getting ready for the long holiday weekend, and I was in a terrific mood. I got...
Listening for You Time and time again,I bring my concerns and worries to You,but when I try to hear Your voice,something always gets in the way. The phone rings.The oven timer goes off.Someone calls my name. Please help me find a time,a place, a way to hearwhat it is You need to tell...
Awake I can't sleep at night;I can't bear feeling alone.I don't know what I should do;I feel so uneasy.I have within mea hunger to know You.To know You in my mind,my heart, my spirit, and my life.I will find the way to worship You andgo to the depth of my soul, fully satisfied.
Syncing to Real Life Thank you for helping me to disconnect,if only for a short time.No television or computer.No social media or texting. Rather, fresh air and pungent smells,Pointed sounds and colorful sights,Surprising tastes and varied textures.Genuine, caring people.