Pray as you can…and other hard things

If you have been tracking with me, you know of my commitment to blogging about Father Thomas Hopko’s 55 Maxims for Christian Living. For at least a week I have been alternately avoiding and plodding through the second item: Pray […]

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Five Minute Friday: JOIN

I am participating in an exercise called FIVE MINUTE FRIDAYS. Here is how it works: 1. Write for 5 minutes flat – no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking.2. Link back here and invite others to join in.  http://lisajobaker.com/five-minute-friday/ 3. And then […]

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Five Minute Friday: STRETCH

I have been participating in an exercise called Five Minute Friday. Each Friday we receive a prompt and follow these rules: 1. Write for 5 minutes flat – no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking.2. Link back here and invite […]

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Five Minute Friday: CONNECT

CONNECT… Ironic word for Five Minute Friday, as I use a laptop that is on its final toe. Not leg. Toe. “Cannot CONNECT” is a message I see often on my screen… And in my life. Events that do not […]

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Father Hopko, Golf, and Beth’s thoughts

I have always liked inspirational sayings. Maybe it is the writer and motivational speaker in me. Maybe, at one time, it was because I was grasping for something to kick my butt into the gear I knew was possible. Recently, I came […]

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HERE – Five Minute Friday

I recently subscribed to a blog by Lisa-Jo Baker. On Friday, she provides a prompt for an exercise called Five Minute Friday. http://lisajobaker.com/2012/08/five-minute-friday-here/ Here are the rules: 1. Write for 5 minutes flat – no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking.2. […]

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