A few thoughts about Christmas


The holidays are again among us. Every month from September to January there are events to celebrate or bring revelry to us. December was quick on the heels of Thanksgiving, an American holiday to give thanks to our brave forefathers and foremothers. Now, we thank God for the Messiah being born in the city ofContinue reading “A few thoughts about Christmas”

What is self identity?


A friend reminded me last night that everyone has issues. It got me thinking “yes some issues are hidden in one’s heart and others are viable to the world.” We often think about the ones people can not see that come out with anxiety, depression, or some other emotional response for no apparent reason. Prayers always help us overcomeContinue reading “What is self identity?”

A Milestone- A New Ending In Love


It’s been four years and four months since I founded Loving Embrace Ministeries and served through Eagles View Church in North, Forth Worth Texas. It was a prayerful decision on my part. The Pastor’s mother has agreed to take over the responsibilities of the ministry, although the name will travel with me. I think myContinue reading “A Milestone- A New Ending In Love”

The bounty of God’s love on Thanksgiving


The bounty of God’s love on Thanksgiving. As I write, I am reminded of God’s love. The people who we now remember as Pilgrims were desperate and called upon God’s grace for the long voyage to a new land. They had sold all that they could and chose to take passage on a ship withContinue reading “The bounty of God’s love on Thanksgiving”

Crossroads with God


Have you ever been so uncertain in your spiritual life that you just say to yourself “I don’t know who I am or what I am supposed to do with my life?” Are you at a crossroads? I grew up in a Baptist church home life. We lived by rules meant to shape us andContinue reading “Crossroads with God”

Pheriphal Neuropathy


https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/peripheral-neuropathy/symptoms-causes/syc-20352061 Overview Peripheral neuropathy, a result of damage to the nerves located outside of the brain and spinal cord (peripheral nerves), often causes weakness, numbness, and pain, usually in the hands and feet. It can also affect other areas and body functions including digestion, urination, and circulation. Your peripheral nervous system sends information from yourContinue reading “Pheriphal Neuropathy”

10 Signs You May Be Suffering from Nerve Pain


By Dr. Bussell – March 21, 2017 https://lluh.org/services/neuropathic-therapy-center/blog/10-signs-you-may-be-suffering-nerve-pain Where does it hurt? Your arms, hands, legs or feet? Is your entire body suffering from a stabbing, throbbing or numbness that even the simple act of walking becomes like an everyday chore? If so, this pain you are feeling is known as neuropathy pain, which isContinue reading “10 Signs You May Be Suffering from Nerve Pain”

Appitite & Anxiety Out of Control


My Psychiatrist doctor took me off all other psych medications except Abilify and Effexor XR. Soon, I was anxious and depressed or manic. I am going through drug withdrawals. My PCP increased the dosage on other medications to compensate. They make me sleepy, and if I resist, I am a hungry eating machine, like eatingContinue reading “Appitite & Anxiety Out of Control”

Epilepsy- I’m too busy for you!


Having Epilepsy is a kick in the emotional gut. I have several types of epilepsy that are not controllable, and I have family issues. When  I spent time in the hospital July 18-21st, 2022, I went back to the ER on the 29th for cluster seizures; I had 15 between the doctor’s office and inContinue reading “Epilepsy- I’m too busy for you!”

Nerve Pain Occurrences During Intimacy & Nerve Pain & Migraine Symptoms


Undisclosed Pain that had a misdiagnosed response of tension headaches, psychological trauma, or neuro(something). Finally a correct resolution of “Nerve Pain” over stimuli:

Covid Vaccine: Not As Good As Experts Claim- A Cautionary Tale


My 11 year old grandson had the Covid-19 vaccine shot yesterday (3/28/22) at his Pulmonologist’s Covid vaccine came up. My daughter agreed to have it given to my grandson; it was touted as being safe and recommended for children. The nurse gave my grandson the vaccine, within the 20 minute window he broke out inContinue reading “Covid Vaccine: Not As Good As Experts Claim- A Cautionary Tale”

A view of Homeless Children


Runaways: For whatever set of reasons, some children have become homeless in America. Some are children who run away from home thinking they will be better off not living with their parents or guardians. Some children are born in hospitals only to live on the streets. They may live their entire life as a nomadicContinue reading “A view of Homeless Children”

Responsible Pet Ownership


I have had dogs since 1983 when I quit my Real Estate Management job and gave up renting and became a homeowner for the very first time. We had a wonderful cat named Boots and a beautiful Flex head Labrador Retriever dog named Angel. My two daughters would grow up with Angel and Boots toContinue reading “Responsible Pet Ownership”

Schizophrenia in Childhood


The Problems with Social Service Providers When Jan 13th, 2022 rolls around- less than a month, my grandson runs out of mental health services at Cooks Hospital. In the state of Texas, there are no facilities and very few if any general or family practice Psychiatry that will treat teenage children who have schizophrenia andContinue reading “Schizophrenia in Childhood”

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