Each year, I find joy in reflecting on the year and what it has brought. This time around, I'm going to write about the special graces I received in 2018: 1. A job that meets my unique needs and interests. I have a special career interest, and I felt the nudge to find positions focusing… Continue reading The Graces of 2018.
(I'll be posting more over the next month! Life has held many opportunities, and the blog fell by the wayside. I've missed writing, and there are quite a few random posts & thoughts that I'd like to share! I hope you're all doing well! -Lianna) This year, I didn't get sick. (There was one day… Continue reading Reflections on a Year of Good Health
Just over a year ago, I posted this. The gist of the article was about my fears surrounding taking a huge life leap--a leap that would disrupt the stability of everything in my life. Believe me, it was a turbulent time. A year later, here I am. I'm still standing. I'm not in the same place, geographically,… Continue reading From Fear to Faith.
(Note: I want to begin with a disclaimer that I am very much still figuring things out in this area. However, I'll leave you with words from the Bible and some thoughts and ideas I've gleaned through sermons, readings, conversations...Please feel free to add your thoughts and what you've learned in the comments as well!)… Continue reading Mental Health Series Pt. V: Finance.
Today marks the beginning of Advent. Like other Jews, Mary (mother of Jesus) longed for the fulfillment of the prophecies promising a Savior to Israel. (Never could she have imagined, even in her wildest dreams, that she would be the one to bring Him into the world!) In my life, I'm (still) waiting for the fulfillment… Continue reading Advent & Looking to Mary.
It's November, the month that those of us living in the United States celebrate Thanksgiving. This holiday reminds us to give thanks for our blessings. In my own life, I've been working to cultivate an "attitude of gratitude." As my attitude has shifted, I have noticed a much higher level of contentment in my life! Life… Continue reading Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude.
The United States of America is entering a new chapter. For actually a few years, I have had the sense that the United States was going to enter a time of difficulty. I believe that the time of difficulty has now begun. Recent events have thrown my workplace into upheaval. Really, the entire country and,… Continue reading Live Courageously.