Self Image and Food

  I struggled with body image and self-image since my earliest teenage years. I can remember when I was fifteen, a size five and already started to diet. Back then, the only way I knew to lose weight or at least not gain weight was to refrain from […]


A cool grey soft rainy day, Washes my cares away. It patters in symphony upon the ground, Distant rumble of thunder for added sound. Wrapped in carefree warmth beside the fire, Solitude with Jesus , my heart’s desire. Refill the oil for candles bright burn, As I sit at […]

It’s Gonna Get Real

  February 17th, really, really stinking early Hello All! It’s 1:45 AM and I can’t sleep. Anybody else have this problem? Since I’m up, I decided to be productive. I am excited to tell you about the changes coming to my website. Mytreasuredfaith will take on a whole […]

Create in Me a Clean Heart

Not long ago, I sat in a restaurant having a delicious lunch while visiting with a good friend.  It’s what we were meant to do. Eat and enjoy each other’s company.  Encourage one another.  But soon, the conversation took a wrong turn when my friend started voicing displeasure […]

Simple Delights

Out my back door  One lone bright red cardinal Hunkers down in winter’s cold. Barely visible in an evergreen, He appears like a single ornament Left on the Christmas Tree. Just like that, the evergreen is bare again. What a pretty ornament He made, I enjoyed the moment. […]

An Unexpected Provision

Let me tell you how the Lord provided on Thanksgiving Day……. My husband and I live in a cute 1400 square foot home located on a 1/4 acre lot in an older suburban neighborhood. The yard has a mixture of mature trees but still allows plenty of sunlight […]

Visible Faithfulness

Faithfulness always holds hands with obedience.  We could say faithfulness is our noun and obedience is our action verb giving faithfulness it’s life.  I am beginning a study on covenant, and the thread I am finding in covenant is faithfulness expressed in obedience (action). In Noah’s day, the […]