Every Moment I Surrender…

Going through the motions… I have been here  so many times.  I have been through many seasons of feeling so completely connected to God,  and then there are other times when I feel nothing…  I wrote this song a while back when I was praying for God to show up and fix a problem, and […]

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Being Christ-Like… even while doing yard work…

  We despise yard work.  I don’t say this lightly.  In fact, despise is not a strong enough word for how we really feel about this activity.  We are both “city-folk” and came from homes that had parking pads instead of long driveways.  So, we have a big mess of a yard that needs a […]

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Putting the Pieces Together

Deep thoughts…. as my girls watch The Brady Bunch in the next room, my hubby is on his way home from work.  I am lost in thought as I enjoy a quiet dinner at the dining room table. We took a family vacation last year to the Outer Banks and it was probably the best […]

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The Kindness of Strangers

Going out to lunch… this is something we do almost every Sunday after church.  Some Sundays it’s family time, and sometimes we go out with friends.  Since today was Father’s Day, it was Daddy’s turn to pick the restaurant and it was just the four of us.  Daddy decided to go to the one restaurant […]

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Grace Like Rain

I love the rain.  I love the sound, the feel, the smell, the mood it evokes.  It is elegant and musical.  Rain seems to have a personality all its own.   My love affair with rain began when I was a little girl. I never felt like I “fit in” as a child.  I was […]

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