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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A Prodigal Daughter

This little video so describes me. (See link below) Please watch it. I think you may find some kinship too. Jesus has been the clearest bell for me in the most deafening of silence. And the brightest light in the darkest spaces. He has never left me or turned His back. Not once. I will …

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Wednesday Help

As God is Love to us we become love to ourselves & to others - to piggyback on yesterday. It is transforming & overcoming. It opens our eyes & helps guide us better through & out of the mazes we wander into. Sometimes unawares. Sometimes willingly. We like sheep... Lord give us direction today. As …

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The Treasure In My Ruins

Every single time I fall flat on my face, God is there as my Good Father. To lift me & sweetly help me corral the pieces I've managed, once again, to scatter & fling everywhere. No matter how many times I have to learn the same lessons over & over, He never tires of me. …

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A Me-Me-Me Rambling

Written Thursday night. Oh what to do but just pour it out. Disclaimer: I'm feeling pretty snarky. So forgive me in advance. Today was one of those days. I said one of the ugliest ugly words more times than I'd like to admit. I thought I was going to jump out of my skin on …

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