Thanksgiving 2017 "In everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you." I Thessalonians 5:18 (KJV) Dear Readers, Four years have flown by since I began writing this blog after attending a Christian writer's conference. My goals in recording what God has taught me during nearly 40 years of… Continue reading Thanksgiving
November 24, 2016 - Texas Tomorrow, here in the United States, we celebrate my favorite holiday of the entire year - Thanksgiving! This is a unique holiday in the USA which remembers God's goodness to the Pilgrims who came to Massachusetts in 1620 to escape religious persecution. Many of them died the first harsh winter, so when they… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
April 1995 My interview for graduate school seemed to go well. I will learn next week whether or not I am accepted, so the waiting which began last September is almost over. I hope the fact that I did well in my first two courses at the State University will help with my admission. But… Continue reading Rejection and Sorrow
January 1995 Over the next few days, I was assigned to work in the Mennonite clinic which was hosting us in comfortable simple motel-like rooms. I watched Dr. Nancy examine patients all day long in much the same fashion as USA physicians do. She speaks some English and many of the medical terms are the… Continue reading Transcultural Nursing Course – Dominican Republic – Part 4
October 1994 I have been enjoying my first semester in graduate school tremendously as I study Nursing Issues. It feels like my brain is coming out of mothballs, and the group discussions are very enlightening. Our professor is excellent and gives interesting lectures. I just went to the hospital library to do some literature searches… Continue reading Homework on Thanksgiving Day
August 1989 - Wengen, Switzerland A couple of months ago, I asked the Lord to help me meet other Christians for fellowship, especially other single women. I am now 34 years old and the only single lady attending the small Bible church where I worship, so it has become quite lonely. I heard about a… Continue reading Oasis in the Swiss Alps – Part 1
January 1, 2015 I thank God that He made me a new creation when I received Jesus Christ as my personal Savior in 1971 (See Life Changing Letter). Therefore, if any man be in Christ, he is a new creation; old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. II Corinthians 5:17 It… Continue reading Happy New You!