Monthly Archives: October 2014

A Tug of War

Like many people, I have a morning routine. Mine varies as to starting time—dependent on what my health issues decide to throw at me. This morning was a late start. Although awake at a decent time, (for a nearly empty … Continue reading

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Two are Better Than One

Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their work: If one falls down, his friend can help him up. But pity the man who falls and has no one to help him up. (Ecc. 4:9-10) … Continue reading

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Family

This post is difficult. It is difficult to think about as it has tormented me for the last few days. It is difficult to put into words—something I usually have no trouble with when I sit in front of my … Continue reading

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God’s Waiting Room

“Wait your turn.” “I’ll be waiting for you in the lobby.” “Wait here. The doctor will see you in a few minutes.” Does it seem like we spend a lot of our time waiting? As a young mom I remember … Continue reading

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Fear…Not

It is something that I have struggled with since I was a little child. When it rears its head anywhere in my direction, its invisible grip on me is paralyzing. It has caused me to miss out on events and … Continue reading

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Snared Feet

Yesterday was a rough day. I guess if I admit it, many days over the last month or so have been pretty rough. I’m sure everyone around me knows that. One of the things God has been trying to convict me … Continue reading

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Living the Mystery

I have not been able to write lately and it has frustrated me. My beautiful, loved, red Dell laptop, my companion for the last five years, finally used its ninth life last week. I knew the day would come when … Continue reading

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Suffering

The last few days it seems that God is trying to tell me something. I can be somewhat of a blockhead when it comes to knowing if God is speaking to me or if what I am hearing is my … Continue reading

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Of Praise and Poetry

I have mentioned several times how much I love to write. I have stressed how much I need to write. Writing is therapeutic because it helps me process my thoughts which are often just tangled messes squirming around in my … Continue reading

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Listening Power

Words. I love words. There was a time in my life, like everyone else, that words meant nothing to me. I could see them in print in a book or a newspaper but had no clue how to unlock the … Continue reading

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