Betsy Rosam

Can Anger Be Useful?

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Can Anger Be Useful? So many times we hear that anger is harmful to us, and it does create stress in our lives, but only if we don’t check in on it. You see, anger does have a purpose in our lives. It’s a sort of compass that tells us something’s not right. Anger worn [...]

Just… What?

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Just – What? Lately I’ve been hearing people using just as a descriptive of themselves or of something. An example might be I am just doing xyz…  Just used in that context is limiting. I don’t think people realize that when we use that word in that frame of reference we are coming from a [...]

Meditation, is it Really Prayer?

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 The other night at our Prayer Chaplain meeting something wonderful was shared. This is from Henri Nouwen’s Out of Solitude. “‘That evening, after sunset, they brought to him all who were sick and those who were possessed by devils. The whole town came crowding round the door, and he cured many who were suffering from [...]

Everything is a Miracle

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“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” annonymous When I live as though everything is a miracle, I am appreciative and grateful. That positive energy is like a shield against negative thoughts, which leads to feelings [...]

You Can’t Give What You Don’t Have!

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How many times have you been given a gift or a favor and discounted it or not even accepted it, saying something like “oh no, you shouldn’t have”? When we do this, we think somehow it shows that we are generous, but does it really? It may appear to be humbling, but it actually selfishly [...]

It’s All About Attitude

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While I was at my Writer’s Wings monthly meetup group, we were given a writing assignment to write about our feelings if we were on our way somewhere on the highway and got stuck for 12 hours by a traffic pile up. This is what I wrote, and really this is how my perspective in [...]

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