There's almost nothing better than a brand new journal - fresh pages ready to be filled with feelings, stories, adventures. And, I got this beauty all ready for the 2016 year - complete with my set of Challenges. Not resolutions - because who sticks with resolutions anyway? 2015 has been quite a wild ride, but I am … Continue reading Chapter 27: 2016
"The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it." - JM Barrie 'Peter Pan' Libraries...Bookstores... "A room without books is like a body without a soul" - Cicero Since a young age, I have been drawn to the written word. My mom has read to me since, … Continue reading Home is Where the Books Are
Any Sunday I get to go to church, is a restful, Lovely Sunday. Today was no exception. As I settled in my seat mere seconds before service started, I noticed a visitor on the front row (I go to a very small church where we all pretty much know each other). This new comer was … Continue reading Flourish
Here we are, a little over an hour from the new year (here in PST). And, the prompt over at Finding the Grace Within is quite appropriate: BEGIN. We take the opportunity at the start of each new year to find new beginnings. Before I look at the possible new beginnings headed my way in 2015, I am … Continue reading New Beginnings
After 31 days of writing, I was tired; and didn't know exactly what to post next. So, I gave myself a break, knowing a Tuesday @ 10 was coming soon. This week's topic is: SEEK As someone who has been a believer much of her life (pretty much all of it), and an active participant since … Continue reading Seek – T@10
I am so tired tonight... So, I'm keeping it brief: Beloved - a Haiku I'm God's creation Taken, Blessed, Broken, Given I'm called Beloved ©Candice Jenee'
"You may say that I'm a dreamer, But I'm not the only one..."** I'm not a big John Lennon (or Beatles) fan. But, I love this line. (I actually listened to the whole song today, for the first time; and it's actually kind of sad, kind of haunting!) Anyway - every time I hear this … Continue reading Imagine…
Sometimes, I feel like I am at rest... Sitting with my feet up Waiting for the next step in my journey. These times of rest can be excruciating As I feel like I will never get where I want to go. … Continue reading Where Are Your Feet Taking You?
"...Love your neighbor as yourself..." Matthew 22:39I recently wrote about the one year challenge I have set up for myself. A challenge to change some of the bad habits in my life. Really, it's just about a life overhaul where I become a better steward of the life God has blessed me with.At the core of … Continue reading Learning to Love [Myself]
Everyone who knows me knows that fall is my favorite time of year. I love the colder weather, longer nights, the sights and smells. I love the chili and cornbread; the hot chocolate. I love the crunchy, colorful leaves, and I especially love football! However, until today, I have yet to really enjoy it this year. … Continue reading Life: Unmasked – God Works