Wednesday, May 08, 2013
Come and join me at www.cazandramacdonald.com :)
Posted by Cazandra MacDonald at 6:00 PM
Friday, May 03, 2013
Just to a new blog address:)
Save the link to this page and I will be up and running at my new Word Press home soon!
Blessings to you, my friends.
Posted by Cazandra MacDonald at 12:40 PM
Sunday, April 28, 2013
I started riding lessons back in November. You will find me just about every Saturday riding in the hills behind our church in the arroyos and hills of Rio Rancho with my wonderful teacher, Maggie, and my trusty steed, Kelsey.
It took me years before I followed my passion to ride. I identify my riding as answering a "calling." A calling is not just church ministry. A calling is a strong feeling to follow a job, a career, a vocation. But it is also an answer to something that will fulfill you. Maybe it's teaching, volunteering, creating art, designing, or being a mom. Callings will often change depending on the season of life we are in. The important thing is to listen and follow the calling that has been put on your heart.
Even though I have loved horses my entire life, I never fully understood the importance of following through and "stepping out of my box" to actually see what riding on a regular basis would be like. Part of me was afraid that if I tried it that I may not enjoy it and my desire and passion to ride all of these years would have been for nothing. But what I did do was step out in faith, follow the passion and calling that had been put on my heart so many years ago, and when I did, God delivered and I was not disappointed. And God led me to this particular time in my life, when I needed to fulfill my passion for riding.
It's not about your age, financial situation, weight or color that determines your calling in life, it's what God is putting on your heart.
Are you listening? Have you been afraid to follow through?
What's the name of your horse?
Today I Am Thankful For:
1. A clear, New Mexico day
2. My son returning home safely from his choir trip
3. receiving a handwritten card in the mail
4. On-line photo ordering
5. Making new friends