Life As I Know It

Praying for Nashville

It's been sort of a crazy 2010 so far here in Nashville.  In January/February we had way more snow and ice than we know how to handle.  And now this weekend, we've had record breaking rains and devestating floods.  It's already the wettest May in history, and it's only May 3. {photo via The Tennessean}… Continue reading Praying for Nashville

Life As I Know It

A Little Hope Can Help

Here's an interesting article in this weekend's science news in Science Daily: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/08/080817223648.htm It features a study that has found a "potent weapon" to fighting depression: hope.  The article's definition of hope is that you have goals, and you have laid out a path to reach them.  This is different, it states, than optimism, which… Continue reading A Little Hope Can Help