I am a 76 year old who just retired from 20 years as a Parish Nurse. Faith has been an important part of my life but health issues come in second. I have had a lifetime dealing with situational anxiety and have been freed by discovering that this is not an uncommon problem. Worrylessjourney is about my struggles and my journey to tackle this affliction head on instead of letting it rule me. My other blog “heargodinothervoices” shows how I find inspiration and growth from everything around me. I have gained much from my 76 years and it is time to share.
Usually, when we say we can’t do something, what we means that we won’t do something unless we can guarantee that we’ll do it perfectly. The Artist’s Way I am so guilty of this. Growing up my father was always encouraging me to try lots of different things. So many time I wouldn’t … Continue reading We are not perfect so TRY!
The events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves, they find their own order…the continuous thread of revelation. Eudora Welty Our lives move forward on a continuum. Events happen every day. Some events are memorable and some are not. I have always found it interesting the things … Continue reading The elusive memory
My husband is scheduled in April for the implantation of a device to prevent clots. This started me thinking about such devices and prescription drugs. The FDA regulates drugs and devices used in the US. In general this is a good thing but there are some holes in the system. If a device is very … Continue reading Drugs and Devices
Recently I have received two notes from people I saw often when working for the church. The notes were so affirming of my ministry when there. It was such a surprise and a joy. It touched me so to know that my time there meant something. It reminded me of how important it is to … Continue reading A thank you matters