Tonight my daughters sat on the bedroom floor having a heart to heart. They came together on their own accord so it was one of the most beautiful things I have ever seen. This image is an answer to a prayer I stopped praying years ago. Through this one unexpected addition to our family, our house […]Read more "Returning to a family"
May 6, 2014 I wrote about the immensity of God over a lunch hour on this day. “Nine years ago we had the opportunity to go on our first incentive trip with Stampin’ Up! We had never been on a cruise ship but I had seen them in the distance. As we approach our ship to […]Read more "Greater. Stronger. Higher!"
I am writing today because it is time. I have been fumbling with feelings of inferiority and fear of judgement that I’m not qualified. It occurred to me the other day– if everyone waited for perfection to write, there would be nothing on earth to read. I will never be perfect. I will always be judged. I […]Read more "I’m making humble pie for thanksgiving"
Some days feel like posting words on the Internet is like hollering into a canyon. All you hear in reply is your own echo. But you keep on because one day another voice might whisper back, “Thanks, I needed that.”Read more "Echoes"
Um, ya… I was supposed to start that writing career. “Regular posting,” said she. Truth be told, God has been working out some pretty amazing feats. Truth be told, God had a pretty awesome plan. I don’t usually like surprises but He sure pulled a great one! In a few months, I will be heading […]Read more "Actions Speak Louder"
I’ve been on a medium-sized hiatus from writing. My last post was a foreshadowing that was rather inadvertent. This is the value of journaling. Something rattled my cage that day. It gave me a shake needed to focus attention where God needed it to be focused to see what He saw. I did. Since that time, […]Read more "Fruit. Pruning. Contemplation."
Change. This topic has been on my mind quite a bit of late. It was good for my soul to revisit a writing from November 2013. It has been our tradition for many years to send a Thanksgiving greeting rather than Christmas cards. Quite a few years ago, around the time of the first of many spiritual awakenings, […]Read more "Change"