Quietly Questioning

As I sit here, I am once again wondering if I am still supposed to still be writing this devotional, or am I just getting tired in the...

Love and Forgiveness

A friend recently called me with a Biblical question. After discussing the long and winding history of Esau and Jacob, plus the trials...

Forbear

Changing our mindset from anger to forgiveness is hard. It’s really hard work. Those feelings of being taken advantage of or, of being...

Dazed and Confused

Dazed and confused seems to be the way we are walking around in our lives lately. Not so much like the movie we may think of as we hear...

Poetry in Motion

Generally, we tend to look outwards, helping and assisting those who are in our sphere of influence. Today, I was inspired after reading...

No Power can be Powerful

Today was a hot one. As the day started out, my husband and I had the privilege of serving as a greeter at a community event honoring our...

Wrong Turns

We rarely use roadmaps anymore. In days gone by, I was the navigator on all of our road trips. I recall this one particular trip that we...

Four Little Letters

Love. For such a little word, only four letters, this one word is full of such amazing power. Matthew‬ ‭22:40‬ ‭TPT‬‬ “Contained within...

Sleep ... It Does A Body Good

What a difference a day makes. We’ve all heard this saying, but man alive, it was so true today. Yesterday I was dragging. Time was...

Circumstances

Things happen. Stuff gets lost. We make mistakes. We cross against traffic. We send the wrong information. We forgot to pay a bill. We...

Calendar Changes

My days recently have been a little different than I anticipated. Our grandsons unexpectedly visited with us for a few days. I lost a...

Our Thumbs

We all remember the days that we were concerned with email and text message etiquette, and now, suddenly, some of us (me!) are struggling...

On the Cusp

We are on the cusp of change. Late August will soon turn to September and Christmas will be here before we know it. Warm weather will...

Tired, Restless and Cranky

For whatever reason, these last few months has taken its toll and seems to be making us all tired, restless and cranky. Tiredness is a...

High Hopes

Confidence in ourselves and in our abilities can be hard to come by, especially when we’re beginning something new. Struggling with self...

Alone

I had a conversation about being alone with a friend today. They expressed that their ideal situation would be alone on a deserted...

Our Busy Minds

The struggle to control our thoughts can be tough to keep in check. Our sleep schedule is affected, which affects our moods, which...

In the Path of that Approaching Steamroller

Overwhelmed is a feeling that most of us can relate to; work, kids, money ... you name it and whatever it is, it can feel like there’s a...

Leveling Up

Someone I know recently asked how many more levels are we going to have to go through before the four horsemen show up? Any day now would...

Grayness Overload

Storms have been a very prominent feature in my life lately. Named storms that have the same names as family members, an afternoon storm...