I threw away an old candy box today. No one else probably remembers the significance of this box… But I do. It signifies love felt deeply. It signifies hope. It signifies dreams. It signifies loss. It signifies disappointments. It signifies joy, yet it signifies sadness. That is a whole lot for one little paper box … Continue reading Look for God’s Love
Starting your senior year of high school has it's own unique stresses and anxieties -- without the added strain of being the new kid in the classroom. Someone very dear and quite precious to me is getting ready to head down that path this coming week. Now THAT, is something I can speak to! I … Continue reading Be Seen!
My niece and I were at the track last week, walking. Actually, she was walking with a friend, and I was walking with my headphones. They were walking at a training pace, while I was just walking for enjoyment and the pleasure of being out in the sun and the breeze. It was a perfect … Continue reading Look Toward the Sky
"The eyes of the Lord are everywhere, keeping watch on the wicked and the good." Proverbs 15:3 NIV In troubled times such as we are living through right now, it seems hard to believe that God is watching over us. Do not be discouraged, God is watching over us. The Bible tells us, "He causes His … Continue reading God is Watching
"But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint." Isaiah 40:31 ESV "The God who equipped me with strength and made my way blameless. He made my feet like the feet of … Continue reading My Strength
A friend posted something on her social media page this week that triggered a memory that made me smile. She said she didn't write it, but re-posted from an unknown author; nevertheless, it hit home for me. With all of the unknown, anxiety and confusion that is swirling around all of us in the midst … Continue reading See Past the Inconvenience
Today is the day, the seventh of March, in the year 2020. My new thing,"This is Sixty," is here! No, it's not some new movement (although it could be, I suppose.) Today is the day that I get to consider sixty years of life -- sixty years of God's amazing blessing on my life. In … Continue reading I See It – This is Sixty
Worship comes in many different ways. Allow yourself to experience worship in new and intimate ways!
Happy New Year all around! Since it is the new year, and a new decade to boot, I figured it was time to attempt to get my unmotavited self motivated again! I am not a resolution kind of gal by nature, so I am not going to make any promises that I won't keep just to be … Continue reading Looking Toward Patience — Resolution?? I Think Not!
I felt like a little girl today. I don't mean one of those times when you do something silly and think that is what a little girl would do. I truly, truly felt like a child, joyfully enjoying time with her daddy. Joy is sometimes an elusive thing. You believe it exists, you try to … Continue reading Joy – With Closed Eyes In the Presence of My Father