Probably you have heard this expression or even said it – “God is good.” When do we express it? Do we say "God is good" when He answers with a “yes” to our prayer requests? When circumstances favor us? When everything goes as planned? How about when His answer is “no” or when we don’t … Continue reading God is Good
Let me tell you a personal experience. We were in the preparations for our wedding. There were things still needed to be paid. Both Danny and I were working, and together we paid for our wedding. During this time, Danny instead of receiving paycheck was receiving chargebacks (where he had to pay back what already … Continue reading How is that when you give, you receive?
Photo by Jasmin Schuler on Unsplash My children were born in the Caribbean, where all year long temperatures are usually warm. There are rainy days, the hurricane season, and sunny days. One December, while they were tweens or preteens, we planned to take our vacation in the cold weather. We visited Atlanta and Washington DC. … Continue reading Ask and Let the Lord Surprise You
Photo by Philipp Kämmerer on Unsplash The apostle Paul together with other prisoners were sent from the west coast from the province of Asia to sail for Rome. On their way, they stopped on different harbors and passed across other places. The winds were against them, but they continued their journey hoping to reach Phoenix, … Continue reading My Darkness is not Dark to You
Photo by Jeremy Yap on Unsplash “Which of you, if your son asks for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in … Continue reading Fish or Snake?
Our family moved from Puerto Rico to Georgia in 2011. With our move, we also brought our golden retrievers, Watson and Pennie. Watson was seven years old, and Pennie was a 6-month old puppy. On our second week in Georgia, they escaped during the night. In Puerto Rico, they were used to sleeping in the … Continue reading Pennie has been found
My husband was struck by lightning. This is his story.
This is a different kind of post, it’s more like a journal entry. As it happens to all of us, our life and our views are framed by the experiences we have. This past Saturday, July 16, 2016, was one of those for me. Here is as short as I can describe what happened; an event I am still processing.
I took my son to work early and after dropping him off, I drove south for more than an hour. I have a car project at home and was getting some parts from another one to finish mine (I’m not a mechanic, I’m a financial advisor, but I enjoy fixing things). I arrived close to 8:00 am to my destination and started to work on the vehicle. It took me 4 hours to finish. As I was grabbing my tools and putting them in the trunk, rain started to fall. I…
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