Broken and heal are the word prompts for Days 15 and 16 of #write28days. As I thought about the words, a poem began to come together.
The prompt word for #FiveMinuteFriday and Day 14 of #write28days is confident. When I was very young I was pretty confident. Then, in my growing up years my confidence seemed to wane a bit. Throughout my adult life it has also been up and down. […]
What about you? Has God put something on your heart that might seem scary? He will give you courage and strength to follow through.
I’ve heard it said that life is a dance. As I think about it, I believe it’s a good metaphor. Dances can be fast or slow just as times in our lives can be busy or restful. If we think of life as a […]
When I was young I was curious like most children are. So to inquire about things was a natural thing for me. Well, my aunt must have gotten tired of my questions, because she said to me one day, “Gayl, you are too inquisitive.” […]
Reject is the word for Day 10 of #write28days. My thoughts right away went to a song by Michael Card called Sunrise of Your Smile, which is on the album titled Poiema. I think he may have written it with his children in mind, but […]
What do you suppose the world would be like if there were no colors or light or water or resources of any kind? Let’s explore that idea.
Have you ever been outside on a clear night and looked up at the stars? We live in a rural area near the woods, and I don’t get outside in the evening nearly enough. But when I do I am always struck by the vastness […]
We must build our lives on the foundation of Jesus, our Rock, in order to stand firm when the storms come. Other foundations ultimately fail.
The Ugly Duckling thought he was ugly, because he was different from the others. He was really a swan. There are no ugly ducklings.