Never Forget

Sometimes when life seems dull, or it gets tough - or we find ourselves in ruts of our own making it's easier to forget how good God is. I am guilty. I am currently not in a state of immersion with my faith. I've been coasting a bit on the solid foundation already laid deep. …

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Embrace It All

I know that I have said before sometimes I wish I didn't feel anything. And on occasion that's true, especially when in the feeling, it's all too painful. But in my honesty I do love to feel the heights & the depths of life. I love to feel the butterflies, the shyness & the nervousness …

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You Are Such A Gift

I felt strongly spurred to do this so I am going to engage in an exercise here before all of you that will be uncomfortable for me. And I am asking you to do the same for yourself however you'd like. I'm realizing more as I grow older it's important to recognize & be thankful …

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Don’t Let Go

I laid in bed & read some last night before turning out the lights. Which incited things haphazardly swirling around in my mind in normal fashion. I thought about the years I had spent in church, diligently reading my Bible & praying & darkening the doors every time they were open. And judging anyone who …

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Pushing Through

Excerpt from a devotion I've kept for several years... "Trials and hard times are part of life. In fact, they are an important part of life. Yet, we desperately try to avoid any kind of pain, and when the difficult times come we frantically search for the nearest exit. I have discovered that the most …

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Ramblings On Ponds, Tantrums & My Rescuer

How easy it is to swim around in the ponds of self-pity we dig so ceremoniously & diligently over time. Fretting over this thing or that thing. Fighting our own battles as if we ever could - alone. I did it last night. Sundays are still the hardest for me. One sweet day that will …

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