If you follow the O’Garas and read our words, it’s no secret that we believe in God. We have a very open idea of who God is. We pray every day for God to bless us and believe with no uncertainty that God did bless us this week as we are going through the journey…… Continue reading Day 39
I love this old hymn. In the multimedia world we live in I was tempted to find it on YouTube. However, I am a word girl. I love the words of this hymn so much I’m breaking my own rule and posting song lyrics. The copyright is listed below. I don’t know about tomorrowI just…… Continue reading Day 97
Easter. Jesus lives. He went to the darkest of places for three days. He returned to his disciples. He said to them, “Why are you startled? Why are doubts arising in your hearts? Look at my hands and my feet. It’s really me! Touch me and see, for a ghost doesn’t have flesh and bones…… Continue reading Day 94
Everyday I wake up. Pray. Listen. Plan. Work. Pray. Listen. Focus. Write. Pray. Trust. Listen. Rest. Repeat. This is how I get through each day. Sometimes work is replaced with play. Pray. Listen. Live. Rest. Repeat.
Sometimes you just have to sigh and say “Oh Lord” and let God take it from there. Today is one of those days. Breathe and let go. God’s got this.
I don’t know what God is doing. I don’t know why the challenges are hitting the O’Gara clan so hard. Seems we get two steps forward in just to get knocked back five. What I do know is God is in control. He will bring us through this, maybe a little banged up, but through…… Continue reading Day 55
Snow in Texas. Freezing temps in Florida. A world wide virus that is mutating. What is happening? Is God trying to teach us a lesson on humility, perseverance, and trust? You just think you are in control humans, however there are forces that are beyond your control. You are not in charge here. Hug your…… Continue reading Day 48
What’s Love Got to Do with It? Everything The word Love is mentioned in the Bible over 300 times and 190 in the Quran. Hindus have five separate words for love. Hinduism has a beautiful story about the origins of love. In the beginning, there was a ultimate being named Purusha. This being was without…… Continue reading Day 47
Life happens when you are making plans. You think you are going one way and fate moves the street sign. God has a way of putting your feet on a road that you were not even looking for and then changing your direction when you are comfortable. How do you deal with change?
Sometimes the only thing you can do is pray. Don’t worry if your prayers will be answered. Simply put your feelings out there in the universe and know God heard you.