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.
The change from uncomfortably hot to cooler days has led me to sit by an open window next to the computer desk to begin this blog again. I’ve spent a lot of time seeking the Lord on what to do with my writing. As I said earlier in the month, I was going to spend… Read More