“Chip. Chip, chip, chip, chip. Chip. Chip, chip, chip, chip.” Chippy sat on the edge of the oregano pot singing his “good morning” song. Mr. Sun was just peeking over the horizon and Chippy could feel that this was going to be a wonderful Monday.
“Chip. Chip, chip, chip, chip. Chip. Chip, chip, chip, chip.” Chippy happily sang again as the early morning spring breeze skipped by and playfully ruffled his fur.
“CHIP! CHIP! Chip, chip, chip, chip! CHIP! CHIP! Chip, chip, chip, chip!” Chippy sang louder looking toward the house. The curtains were still closed. She must not be awake yet. Maybe he wasn’t singing loud enough.
They say “It’s a gun Problem!”
But what if it is really a heart problem?
What would happen if…instead of arguing over guns…
We would all show compassion to each other,
Listen to each other,
Spend that time learning to know our neighbors
Spent time visiting with them,
And took the time to sit down and talk with the strange,
Why do I always push snooze instead of waking up when my alarm clock rings?
Am I apathetic?
Why do I put off sitting at the feet of Christ and just listening?
Am I avoiding something?
Why do I dread my daily morning walks when I know that they will energize me and make me feel less depressed?
Am I trying to sabotage my health?
Since I have been so neglectful of my blog, I decided to create a new theme for Mondays that I’ll call “Monday Morning Mumblings.” I’m going to take the “Morning Pages” idea and apply it to my blog. So, “Monday Morning Mumblings” are my unedited thoughts straight from brain to the computer — misspellings and all! Hopefully, these weekly posts will help me get back into regular blogging. So here is my first “Monday Morning Mumblings”: