Tag Archives: Blessings

Who Can Count?

Several weeks ago, a friend suggested to me that I just open my Bible–randomly–to Psalms or Proverbs–just find the beginning of several verses and then pray and meditate upon them. This morning I did just that and opened to Psalm … Continue reading

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STP

I know it’s not Monday.  I haven’t gone that far off in my mind with this illness… After finishing Ann Voskamp’s “One Thousand Gifts” for the second time, I am struck by how when I am full of grace–filled by … Continue reading

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Weightlifting

Words spoken from one to another to another to me. These words sting, bring back the past, put me into another place and time.  They make me feel “righteous indignation”.  I see a picture of the person who originally spoke … Continue reading

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Chronos vs. Kairos

Our church had a series recently on rest.  We all need rest…a rest from our days work…the demands this can put upon us…..a rest from the stresses of this everyday world all around us…sometimes we even need a rest from … Continue reading

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Surprise, Surprise!!

Today…..feeling slightly better….and I am so glad!! Yesterday, my oldest daughter stopped over and did some cleaning that I haven’t been able to accomplish.  And, yes, she brought the love of my life with her: She is getting so big…I … Continue reading

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From Frustration to Peace

Today is Sunday–a day which I spend in Sabbath rest.  But, I feel as though I took my Sabbath rest yesterday. Tried to mow the lawn–couldn’t get the mower started after I couldn’t tell you how many tries–gave up… Tried … Continue reading

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Hiding in the Depths; Stepping into the Light

First cup of coffee on the deck…… This is the first morning in quite some time that I’ve been able to see the stars.  The mornings have either been rainy or so hot and humid that the cloud cover has … Continue reading

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