The Athlete’s Prayer

I am enjoying watching the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. These great athletes train so hard for this special time in their life. Due to covid, it must be very difficult not have their family and friends cheering them on in the stands. For this reason, I want to share this prayer below for… Continue reading The Athlete’s Prayer

Teacher Off Duty

I am excited this semester is done, as it means summer is finally here! It’s has been a crazy extra long semester with no breaks due to covid. I taught both remotely and on campus for three different local colleges. I pray for all of my students to do well on their finals exams. May… Continue reading Teacher Off Duty

The Ocean

Who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, who keeps faith forever; - Psalm 146:6. This week I had the pleasure of going to the ocean. I realized I haven’t been to a beach in 7 years, which is absolutely way to long. I have great memories of going on… Continue reading The Ocean

God Is So Good!

Yes, summer is here, which means vacation time for families. Depending on the weather or temperature outside sometimes parents need to consider an indoor activity with their children. One of my favorite fun things to do is visit an aquarium to watch God's sea creatures swim. This reminds me of Bible verse: Genesis 1:21 So… Continue reading God Is So Good!

Hills and Valleys

Are you stuck in a valley? Life is usually great while we are sitting on top of a hill and then without warning, you can fall into a deep valley of despair. Valleys are often dark and scary it can seem like there is no way out. May these Bible verses teach you to to… Continue reading Hills and Valleys

School’s Out for Summer!

Yes, today was the last day of class finals. Time for me to do the grading of 4 college courses. I am going for training to learn Cengage Mindtap technology platform so I can use it in class next semester. Good news is that I was asked to teach technology at two different prisons along… Continue reading School’s Out for Summer!

Family Traditions

Do you have any special family traditions? Once a year our families get together in MD to catch up with each other. Everyone is asked to bring something to eat or drink. For us, it is a great day spent on the water boating, fishing, and tubing. Our family loves eating blue shelled crabs, corn… Continue reading Family Traditions

Summer Blues

Do you suffer from the ”Summer Blues”? Also, known as, ”SAD - Seasonal Affective Disorder” that acts up at certain times of the year. Recently, I read an article on Every Health.com written by Therese Borchard called the 5 Ways to Manage the Summer Blues, which are the following: Keep Hydrated. Avoid Diet Soda. Eat… Continue reading Summer Blues

Fully Rely On God

Growing up summer nights in the country meant time to catch lightning bugs, making smores around the campfire, and listening to the chorus of the wildlife in the woods. Lately, the craziest thing is the big frog who hops in my pool to go swimming. Please don't worry we saved the frog every time, so… Continue reading Fully Rely On God