Hope is my one word inspiration for 2022. I wasn’t looking for one, but hope just seemed to nestle in and make itself at home in my life.
The Burning Candle Beckons
A photo and a poem. As I gazed at the picture, I thought of how the burning candle beckons, and was inspired to write a poem.
Prayer: A Powerful Connection with Our Awesome God
PRAYER IS A POWERFUL CONNECTION TO GOD A simple definition might be just talking to God, but I believe it is much more than that. Prayer is a powerful connection to our awesome God. For as long as I can remember prayer has been important […]
Praying Without Ceasing: Have Faith and a Thankful Heart
How often do you pray? Do you think about prayer throughout the day? Or do you forget until you finally take a break? Is it possible to pray at any time during the day no matter what you are doing? In 1 Thessalonians 5, we […]
An Early Morning Prayer: Great Way to Begin the Day
When I begin the day with an early morning prayer, I find that I approach things with a much better frame of mind and not so overwhelmed.
Creatively Serving Others with Homemade Gifts of Love
Serving by giving almost comes naturally to me because my mother set a good example of creatively serving others and bringing joy.
Love is More Than a Feeling: A Lesson Learned
LOVE IS MORE THAN A FEELING This was originally written back in October of 2014 and shared on my former blog. As I was reading over it today, I reflected again on the truth that love is more than a feeling. Enjoy this slightly edited […]
Morning has Broken: A New Beginning – A Clean Slate
MORNING BREAKS ANEW Morning has broken like the first morning…. So begins one of my favorite songs, published in 1931. According to Wikipedia the English words were written by Eleanor Farjeon, and the tune is Scottish Gaelic and goes by the title Bunessan. […]
A Mid-morning Prayer of Praise, Thanksgiving, Hope, Petition
I wrote this mid-morning prayer in March of 2015, but it is still my desire. I invite you to pray along with me. May it bless and encourage you.
Light in the East at Sundown: What is its Source?
As my son and I sat on the porch, we began to wonder, as we had in the past, why the sky looks so bright in the east at sundown. Where does the light come from?