Category Archives: Best Practices

Be Still Before the Lord

Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him and he will do this: He will make your righteousness shine like the dawn, the justice of your cause like the noonday sun. Be still before the Lord and wait patiently … Continue reading

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Be a Body in Motion

For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light. Psalm 36:9 Last week we discussed eating a Mediterranean diet which has the potential to help slow cognitive decline and aid in executive functioning. Today’s Best … Continue reading

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Eat Like a Mediterranean

They feast on the abundance of your house; you give them drink from the river of your delights. Psalm 36:8 A few months ago I began a series on the Best Practices. These are recommended guidelines to follow when diagnosed … Continue reading

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Freed from the Trap

Free me from the trap that is set for me, for you are my refuge. Psalm 31:4 If you are struggling with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, today’s passage is perhaps one of the most powerful and pertinent passages you can … Continue reading

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Rock Solid

Since you are my rock and my fortress, for the sake of your name lead and guide me. Psalm 31:3 The words of today’s Psalm passage are so very precious to me. They sum up succinctly who the Lord is … Continue reading

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Climb On

O Lord, when you favored me, you made my mountain stand firm; but when you hid your face, I was dismayed. Psalm 30:7 There is something magnificent about the mountains that captures my attention whenever they come into view. I … Continue reading

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Wailing into Dancing

You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy, that my heart may sing to you and not be silent. O Lord my God, I will give you thanks forever. Psalm 30:11-12 One of … Continue reading

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I Called to You and You Responded

O Lord my God, I called to you for help and you healed me. Psalm 30:2 One of the crucial components of the “Best Practices” is to take the medication prescribed by your doctor every day. When I was diagnosed … Continue reading

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Lifted from the Depths

I will exalt you, O Lord, for you lifted me out of the depths and did not let my enemies gloat over me. Psalm 30:1 When I was first diagnosed with Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease over seven years ago, I wondered … Continue reading

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Serving with Smiles

I will give you thanks in the great assembly; among throngs of people I will praise you. Psalm 35:18 This was the week of our church’s monthly food pantry. On Tuesday the volunteers pull everything off the shelves and bag … Continue reading

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