How to Live a Worry-Free Life

Free From Stress

“After this conversation, Jesus went on with his disciples into the Judean countryside and relaxed with them there.” (John 3:22, MSG) All my life I have had two full-time jobs, one paid and the other volunteer. Teaching was my paid job, and I loved it. I loved helping...

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Anxiety Stressors

Click, click, click." His toenails brushed across the linoleum, followed by a whine and snort, then a pounce onto the bed. The process continued for four hours.Twix, our five-year-old Chihuahua, was restless. He normally sleeps soundly, but this particular night he...

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Stand Here Awhile

In 1989, we began building our dream home on our six-acre property. At the lock-up stage of construction, unusually heavy rains caused a massive landslide below our house that left it standing a few feet from the edge of a sheer clay drop of about 300 feet to the...

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Worry-Free Living…Is This Even Possible? Nairobi, Here I Come, Part 9; Addictive Lovers of Our Life, Part 15

It was just brought to my mind that an often overlooked illicit lover of our soul is our inclination to worry constantly.Jesus was clear about this when he addressed this issue in Matthew 6: 25-34. His reasoning was simple and quite relevant to all of us:1. "Are you...

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The Cricket

"The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they display knowledge. There is no speech or language where their voice is not heard." (Ps. 19:1-3)It's a rare experience to be in...

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True Stress Relief

As a Speech-Language Pathologist, just before Christmas can be an extremely busy time in the Rehab and Chronic care hospital where I work. Besides my out-patient responsibilities, I am currently responsible for a chronic floor and a rehab floor, and as Christmas...

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