Thoughts before the workday begins. I suppose we all want to accomplish something that has an impact, that touches people, that can be our legacy. But, if you don’t have a family to provide a legacy for, what does it matter? If what you do touches only a few people, then what’s the point in… Read More
I was talking with the Lord, about many things, since this is my dedicated prayer and study day, and I found myself talking to God about myself. I earnestly try not to focus on myself. It is always better to consider others first, for many reasons. But today, my weakness broke through. I feel like… Read More
This is a post from the Faith By Choice blog that I did several years ago. Today I find myself thinking about the same things. Questions, anger, pain…it’s all a part of what makes us human. But still, it is so hard sometimes. If I had only known then what I know now. I find… Read More
It sometimes catches me by surprise when I sit down to read Scripture and find just how much wonder is packed into just a few verses. Today I started reading Colossians. Again. I love this book. Love how each time some different truth rises to encourage and fortify me. Today, in the first chapter, verses… Read More
Many years ago I used to be a photographer for a small newspaper. I still love capturing images and have begun the process of relearning the craft. I found some images from about six years ago that I took, and am considering the idea of eventually offering at a reasonable cost my photos on paper,… Read More
When you’re reading scripture, does something jump out and you hear yourself say, Oh, Lord, please, let that not be me? Philippians 2:19-21 ESV: I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you soon, so that I too may be cheered by news of you. For I have no one like him, who… Read More
Years ago an artist friend of mine gave me this statue. There were, in fact, two of them, but I gave one to a little girl who loved to tell stories. I could identify. This site is changing again as I continue this journey of exploring life in all its beauty.
I’ve copied and will post a blog I did earlier in the year. I’m doing that mostly because it, along with sermons, and conversations with fellow believers, have reminded me it’s okay to pause for a while, but then when the Spirit says go, you go. So, after this rerun today, the blog continues. Rerun:… Read More