Tree of Healing Ministries

Investing in a Friendship

We need to ask three crucial questions: When do we get involved? I think I answered that question in a previous blog, “Four factors in a friendship”. I listed Common Interests, Common Values, Chemistry and Trust. When you have all four, the friendship sparkles, glows, energy is received and given back. When one is missing, … Continue reading “Investing in a Friendship”

The Perfect Word of God

7 The law of the Lord is perfect,[c]    reviving the soul;the testimony of the Lord is sure,    making wise the simple;8 the precepts of the Lord are right,    rejoicing the heart;the commandment of the Lord is pure,    enlightening the eyes;9 the fear of the Lord is clean,    enduring forever; (Psalm 19, NIV) “Reviving the soul” — I recall how the Gospel of Matthew drew me in when I chanced upon it as a child; there was … Continue reading “The Perfect Word of God”

Leaving a Legacy Behind

“There’s no such thing as aging gracefully. We age in fits and starts,” my older sister declared. As the youngest of five siblings, I am now watching the older ones age first. I have watched as the once strong and loud ones diminish over time as bodies start giving way, disease start creeping in. Once … Continue reading “Leaving a Legacy Behind”

The Power of Blessing

COMMUNITY MONDAYS Living in community is difficult. In his day, Paul wrote of the Corinthian church: “I fear that there may be discord, jealousy, fits of rage, selfish ambition, slander, gossip, arrogance and disorder” (2 Cor 12:20). Two thousand years later, not much has changed. Someone asked, “How do you reconcile the fact that this is church and these are … Continue reading “The Power of Blessing”


Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.

Follow My Blog

Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.