Celebrating the Gift of Friendship



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“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.”
C.S. Lewis

What an interestingly profound quote!  Who can survive without a good friend?  Not many.  Yet we sometimes take these special people who exist in our lives for granted, albeit unintentionally. Continue reading Celebrating the Gift of Friendship

Do not be afraid!

Photo by Gale E
Photo by Gale E


“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 (NIV)


Recently I watched a documentary on how human beings are affected as a result of illnesses caused by parasites. One woman became so ill she had to be hospitalized for an extended period of time. When interviewed upon recovery, she commented that her greatest fear during the experience was that she would die. An interesting observation considering the fact that death is an inevitable part of life. Continue reading Do not be afraid!

It’s the weekend! So what’s on your To Do List?

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And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus …
Colossians 3:17

So glad today is Friday!  Are you looking forward to the weekend as much as I am?  So what are your plans?

  • Are you going to make sure you spend some quality time with your family?
  • Push ahead with some cleaning and laundry and grocery shopping?
  • Catch up on reading a good book or watching a good movie?
  • More importantly, have you scheduled (yes, I said scheduled) an appointment to spend some quiet time with: YOU?
  • All of the above?

Continue reading It’s the weekend! So what’s on your To Do List?