What is your natural response to someone who slaps you? Do you Slap back? The supernatural response to this is both counterintuitive and counter-reactive…… Jesus taught to turn the other cheek……. we absorb (the slap) or the sinful nature (or energy) of others and convert it into righteousness by forgiving them. Persecution becomes a catalysis … More Thank God for Opposition
Do I look up at giants from my perspective or Down on them from God’s? Stop asking what we can do……… Ask…….. What does God want done?
Michael Crichton writes the purpose of history is to explain the present – to say why the world around us is the way it is. History tells us what is important in our world, and how it came to be. It tells us what is to be ignored, or discarded. That is true power – … More Crazy Timeline……..Even Crazier Stories!
Danger lurks within spiritual growth……… learning “how” then forgetting “why” The end result……. mindlessness Spontaneity is an under appreciated dimension of spirituality Our moment to moment sensitivity to Spirit turns life into a daily adventure…..if you are in a hurry…. You will miss it
A lot of emotions have been flying around lately……… this time of the year marks the anniversary of life changing events that took place…. Hurtful, Evil Events……. Events that changed me….. changed Us. I am reviewing my old journals during those dark days……. At the end of my journal I asked myself a profound question….. … More Do you think people are doing the best they can?
Health is a state of complete harmony of the body, mind and spirit. When one is free from physical disabilities and mental distractions, the gates of the soul open. In 2016, I was on my death bed…… a 19 year battle with the horrific effects after being bite by 2 infected ticks, coupled with black … More We are Abundance
Passover is a Remembrance……. History allows us to grow by standing on the shoulders of giants…… Just as alzhelmers leaves a person a living corpse, so does a lack of remembrance…… Ignorance of collective past…. Memory is the only way we can learn from the past…. Those who do not learn from the past … More Passover is a Remembrance…….
Today marks a year since my last post………. Why? Why did I stop writing? My husband asked me that this morning…… I didn’t know how to answer….. I still don’t. I think at lot of it has to do with fear. Fear of not being heard…… I understand what that is like. When I was … More I will not let Pain have its way!
Why do I exist??? Should I live life for right now or for later? Does it even matter? Asking these questions helps me on my path. It has forced me to evaluate what I believe in and whether it is causing me to Fear or to Hope.
Fundamentally, hospitality is simply love in action. It has much more to do with resources of a generous heart than with sufficiency of food or space. A few years back I was out running and I heard – ‘Amy, do you think you use your gift of hospitality to the capacity you have been given … More Amy, You are the wicked servant.
What happened to the Colgan’s? That is a very good question and one I know many of you are asking…… It has been a challenging, life threatening, emotionally exhausting, destiny altering kind of year. I was dying…Everything within myself was telling me this truth……I lost my health, I lost my face, I endured more pain … More What happened to the Colgan’s???
Do you give as much energy to your dreams, as you do to your fear? Far too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears…… We get stuck behind this invisible wall of fear. Paralyzed to take a step in any directions for fear of failure, rejection, pain and … More Do one thing everyday that SCARES you!
Below are a few Crazy Colgan Cliff Notes of our stories to date (And yes I will tell all in time) Had a car go through me Watched food multiply for over 8 months Had a baby after cancer Been apart of a project where God moved 2 football fields worth of sand from … More Crazy Miracles