Month: January 2024

Comparison, You Thief

For years, I’ve heard the famous quote by Eleanor Roosevelt: “Comparison is the thief of joy.”  Most of us know that comparison does nothing positive for us. We believe it ourselves, and we even preach it to others. We tell our kids and our friends and our colleagues. We remind them not to compare themselves…

By Laura January 30, 2024 0

…And Then Peter Fished

A few months ago, I learned something new about the apostle Peter and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it since.  After Jesus was resurrected, He appeared to Mary Magdalene and His disciples before anyone else. I love that Jesus broke the status quo by placing a woman and the young men who…

By Laura January 15, 2024 0

Look for the Glimmers of Hope

I saw a post recently that talked about glimmers. They were described as the opposite of triggers. Instead of bringing you to a place of anxiety, stress, frustration, or pain, they are like a burst of hope, light, and encouragement. They come out of nowhere, just like triggers, but instead of driving you into desperation,…

By Laura January 2, 2024 0