• Anna Maria De Guid

On Impressing Someone

I think it's typical for children to want to make their parents proud of them,

Or for students to let their teachers know how hard they worked,

Or for workers to want to awe their supervisors.

I've done all those and more.

All in all, we generally like to impress people.

After decades, I have only began to realize that I have misdirected my energies. I was barking up the wrong tree.

I should have spent my time pleasing God. The rest will simply follow.

My name's Anna Maria! I publish a new blog post every Monday and Friday, two of my favorite days! If you want to learn more about my journey, my book "Touched by Grace: The Journey" will be released this summer through Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

In the meantime, check out my website touchedbygrace.today and subscribe for book updates and more blog posts! If you've been #tbgtoday, feel free to share your story of grace here.

#tbgthejourney #book #journey #stories #tbg #touchedbygracetoday #grace #annamariadeguid #touchedbygrace #inspirational

Recent Posts

See All

On Weeding

Many decades ago, weed did not mean the same thing as it does now. :D In the seventies, Mom used to weed the grass Saturday afternoons, and I would stay beside her to help. She taught me how to distin

Mother's Day Regrets

When I was young, Mom often shared her stories. More often than not, if I already knew her story, I told her that I had already heard it. Years later, she'd ask me before she told me a story, "Have I