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Feeling a bit down right now. One of my uncle's was murdered, and the reality didn't sink in until now. I had a hard time loving my uncle, even liking him, but I never wanted him to go that way. His death made me wonder how many graves in any cemetery around the world is filled with murder victims. Morbid, I know, but true!

His memorial is this Saturday, but I won't be able to attend because it's in another state, and I don't have the money or transportation to get there. I will be praying for everyone who is in attendance, though.

His murderer was arraigned on Monday, and won't be sentenced until Dec. 11th. I know I should be angry and wanting to seek my revenge, but I don't feel that way. I don't really have sympathy for the killer, but I did find myself praying for his family tonight. I'm not sure how I want the sentencing to go. Part of me wants him to die, and another part of me would like him to be able to live with the guilt of takin…

Welcome!

Hello to all who may come here. My name is Mandy, and this is a site that I will be updating sporadically with anything spiritually that is happening in my life as I walk with God.

I have been doing an Experiencing God Bible study on Friday mornings, and wanted to use this entry as a spiritual journal of things going on in that, and other Bible studies I may be taking.

With the Experiencing God book came handouts. One such handout was on keeping a spiritual journal with a weekly review. We are on Unit 6 in the book, so the following questions will be the weekly review questions, and my answers to them.

1. What has God revealed to you about Himself? (His name, His character, His nature)

God has shown me a lot of mercy, and love since I've started the Bible study itself.

One such example of His mercy would be:

One night when I was going to bed there was a dark figure floating over my bed, and an angel at the foot of my bed. The angel commanded the dark figure to leave me alone…