LISTEN FOR THE JOY . 10/13/21

In the down times, we probably don’t feel like joy at all, much less to try to think about joy. Sometimes, it feels better to grieve or whine. Yet joy comes from deep within. Joy comes from knowing The Higher Power is a Power That Comes to Us, Connects With Us, Dwells Within Us. ThisContinue reading “LISTEN FOR THE JOY . 10/13/21”

LIVING THE GOOD NEWS 07/09/2021 …Friday Faith

Need. Disappointment. Check; they come in all sizes and shapes, all sorts of circumstances. The one certainty is that they show up from time to time. That is one reason to remind ourselves of all the good, all the unexpected happiness, the joy of faith, the assurance of belonging in The Creator’s Family. We areContinue reading “LIVING THE GOOD NEWS 07/09/2021 …Friday Faith”

KEEP PRAYING THURSDAY 4.8.2021

Don’t give up. That is one of the clear messages of The Bible; don’t give up. Life is a construction zone, sometimes very full of mess and disappointment, but God is the builder and can convert any failed area into something new. I am praying for the children and for all of us who needContinue reading “KEEP PRAYING THURSDAY 4.8.2021”

LET GO AND DRAW CLOSE3.29.2021Monday

That story of the woman heading to the kitchen to get a cup of coffee, then seeing the pile of clothes she needs to take upstairs, so she stops to do that, but then she sees that the bathtub needs cleaning, so she stops to do that, and then she realizes that she needs aContinue reading “LET GO AND DRAW CLOSE3.29.2021Monday”

REARRANGING FURNITURE AND LIFE

I just had to do it. I simply could not sit and work. Not until I moved my desk to a new spot which meant moving several other pieces of furniture and other adjustments.  Sometimes,  I just have to do it. I realized this morning that I needed more than just a physical rearranging; IContinue reading “REARRANGING FURNITURE AND LIFE”