But I tell you truly, many widows were in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, and there was a great famine throughout all the land; 26but to none of them was Elijah sent except to Zarephath, in the region of Sidon, to a woman who was a widow. ~ Luke … Continue reading #15DaysOfThanksgiving_Day4


I would have lost heart, unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the Lord In the land of the living. ~ Psalm 27:13 Yeah, hadn’t I held on to His promise of never leaving me nor forsaking me, I would have no heart now. I have always lost touch and contact with people, … Continue reading #15DaysOfThanksgiving_Day3


  The Lord shall preserve you from all evil; He shall preserve your soul. The Lord shall preserve your going out and your coming in from this time forth, and even forevermore. ~ Psalm 121:7-8 Hmmmmmm… this makes me emotional. When I made that picture quote above I was so afraid. I had sent in notice to my former ministry leaders that I … Continue reading #15DaysOfThanksgiving_Day2


  Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness, and for His wonderful works to the children of men! For He satisfies the longing soul, and fills the hungry soul with goodness. ~ Psalm 107:8-9 This year, truly the Lord has satisfied the longing of my soul, He continues to fill it with His goodness and so I give Him … Continue reading #15DaysOfThanksgiving_Day1

Before you conclude

If your friend goes quiet for a while and starts to seem distant, don't approach them negativity or automatically think they are being shady. Call them and find out if they are okay. Pray for them, you may never know what they are going through that they aren't telling you about.