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When You See the Label “Mediocre”

When You See the Label “Mediocre”

Have you ever had someone tell you, or have you ever heard the little voice whisper in your ear:  “Who do you think you are?” When you want to try a new thing, start a new business, a blog, or partake in an adventure that requires you to put yourself out there in the...

Sharpen Your Sense of God’s Goodness

Sharpen Your Sense of God’s Goodness

I feel jealous of my friend today. After ordering our lunch, my girlfriend whispered to me across the table: “can you check our waiter’s name tag when she comes back?” She wanted to leave our waiter a card with scripture on it. She doesn’t want her to see that she was...

Our Echo Within

Our Echo Within

My new painting is titled ”The Echo Within.” Like submerging under water’s silent pressure, our emotional pressure tends to force us to quiet down and look deeper into our own minds and soul. Consequently, many new self-discoveries will emerge. Isn’t it intriguing? We...

Valentine card to husband

Valentine card to husband

For this Valentine’s Day, when we write cards for our children and to their teachers, don’t forget to write something you love about your husband.  This is my Valentine card to my hubby: Dear Chuck, Thank you for being the husband and dad who doesn’t just show up on...

Am I a Sun or a Moon?

Am I a Sun or a Moon?

This spark of thoughts came to my mind today: Do I want to be a sun or a moon? Sun radiates. Sun creates its own energy. Sun brings to light. The moon reflects what’s surrounding it. The moon is passive. The light on it is fleeting and swift. We are the products of...

Untie the Knot

Untie the Knot

Have you had a knot that you can’t untie? I have a cross necklace from years ago given by my husband that I treasured. Recently I discovered it had a tiny knot on it. I tried to untie it, but it was too small, plus it was sitting close to the clap anyway, so I just...

Your Heart is a House

Your Heart is a House

Your Heart is a House. Like a house, your mind and heart have rooms: There is the living room, bedroom, guest rooms. Etc. Know who is in each of your rooms. God should be in the main living room. He should be the center of everything and be seen at all times. Your...

The Day After Christmas

The Day After Christmas

I don’t know about you, but on the day after Christmas I suddenly felt that all the colorful decorations which I poured sweat for, looks a little bit too noisy and too busy now — I can’t wait to take them all down. And with that, a cloud of sadness came over me. It’s...

All Our Father Ever Wanted

All Our Father Ever Wanted

It’s Christmas Day. Presents, Christmas tree, and childrens’ smiles flashed and sparkled under the lights. After capturing plenty of video and pictures of our family opening their presents, I felt an urge to step outside and sit down in the bright December morning...