Entries by Diane Markins

Blessed Indignity of Modern Medicine

Naked once again, except for that awesome patient gown, I sit waiting for my gynecologist. He walks in and we exchange a few friendly comments before he sits on a stool in front of me. He keeps chatting about his recent vacation while he’s seeing stuff that I don’t even want to think about him seeing.

Supernatural or Super Normal?

There is nothing new about the spirit realm. It’s been a part of the Bible since the words were written. We know that there are unseen activities going on around us. The devil and his minion demons exist. They are up to no-good all the time. The mission: “to kill, steal and destroy like a roaring lion.” That sounds about as scary as any horror movie, especially when applied to your own life and loved ones, right? But there’s more…

Give Me a Break!

In the early days of caring for my own home and family I applied these same methods. I remember one day, when I was pregnant with my second child, waking up face-down on my bed in a pile of clean laundry—one sock still in my hand. I had simply collapsed from exhaustion.

Who’s Loving the Leader?

Leadership requires a specific skill set. It can be a heavy load. Question: Who’s loving the leader? Who’s loving on you? Take this quiz to see if your leadership is lacking because you aren’t leading yourself in the right direction. Diane Markins

Live Like a Winner

These aren’t just uplifting social media memes. They’re promises from Almighty God and words to live by.
If you’ve been feeling defeated, down or hopeless- read His word and embrace the victorious attitude that is ready and waiting for you. Live like a winner!