Category Archives: Community

My friends and living life in community

Bully

I despise bullies with a passion. As a teacher I will see glimpses of hate, gossip and exclusion that makes my blood boil and I try to confront it as bluntly as possible.  Ask my students who share their day … Continue reading

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Prayer is powerful

I believe that I have had an abundant share of heartache in my life. More than many, but not some.  My mantra used to be ” why me God?” As I moped about the circumstances I found myself in, but … Continue reading

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Who am I?

I have been blogging for over two years now, but as we begin a new year I thought it might be a good idea to reintroduce myself and my purpose for this blog of mine. The point of my blog … Continue reading

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Resolve

This is the time of year for that thing we do, resolutions for the new year. We look back on the year that has passed us by, pondering the good and bad. We look at the current state of our … Continue reading

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Count your blessings. 

Most days we are trudging through life. Keeping our head down, pushing on selfishly protecting ourselves from any further damage this world is looking to hurl at us. Other days we take a moment to look up. Maybe because we … Continue reading

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Denying God. 

Are you denying God the chance to bless you?  Seems crazy to think that God could be waiting to bless us, but we block his blessings when we try and fix things on our own. We are our own worst … Continue reading

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MIA

Life has its ebbs and flows for sure, for some of us we feel the gentle rocking like a rowboat that is tied at the edge of a peaceful lake. Mostly calm with a few gentle bumps here and there. … Continue reading

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Hope

“I still believe in man, in spite of man.” – Elie Weisel Hope is essential to our survival. It has been proven through out history, but more importantly it is evident to me in my daily life. I have survived … Continue reading

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The noble profession

I have the best and yet one of the most terrifying jobs on the earth.  Yes, some might disagree with me. That is their right, but seriously people, I’m responsible for your children’s education. That is a heavy burden to … Continue reading

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People matter

This is a book review. I read many books, a plethora of genres- drama, science fiction, self help, the list goes on, and some have been amazing, some just okay and some dead wrong. This book is in the amazing … Continue reading

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