Learning the Art of Living

Finding Freedom In Unexpected Places…

December 5, 2013 Learning the Art of Living

We take our freedom for granted too often, I think.  Here in the United States, we throw that word around rather carelessly sometimes.   We are blessed with so much freedom: of speech, of religion, to vote, etc, and sometimes the very meaning of the word is lost on us.   In fact,  we can […]

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A Generosity Challenge… Are You In?

November 14, 2013 Learning the Art of Living

Are you up for a generosity challenge?   You might be surprised if you try it…  Stick with me to the end to find out what it is…. This is Texas y’all.  A cool 65 degree night will cause everyone in the neighborhood to light a fire in their wood burning fireplaces. Seriously. I don’t […]

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How to Give Yourself Permission to Create Healthy Boundaries

September 25, 2013 Learning the Art of Living

I Value Friendships Immensely I am the first person to want to offer help to a friend who might be struggling. I offer encouragement.  I listen.  I pray.  I give whatever advice I have that might have worked for me.  I offer my time and my friendship. I don’t give up on people easily. But […]

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Reveal Who You Are…

September 12, 2013 Learning the Art of Living

Father, Reveal who you are. Set the world right. Keep us alive with three square meals. Keep us forgiven with you and forgiving others. Keep us safe from ourselves and the Devil. Luke 11:2-4, The Message   About Michelle AckerMail | More Posts (162)

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How To Savor These Moments in the Last Days of Summer

August 22, 2013 Learning the Art of Living

Savor these moments   Summer is rapidly coming to a close. Time seems to have flown by. My boys will be back to school in just 5 more days, and I’ll be back to a more normal work routine. It makes these last few days even more precious. I want to savor these moments together […]

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