Son Rise Haiku

  Sky ablaze with pink A marvelous creation Praises overflow! I have always loved haikus-  so simple, yet poignant! To convey a thought in such few words leaves much to the imagination, which is one reason I love them.  As the girls and I waited for the school bus this morning, I found myself looking […]

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Somebody’s watching me

Imitate God, therefore, in everything you do, because you are his dear children. Live a life filled with love, following the example of  Christ.  He loved us and offered himself as a sacrifice for us, a pleasing aroma to God.  Ephesians 5 Everywhere we go, people are watching us.  On this particularly beautiful fall day, I ventured out […]

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Kernels of Truth

                  “Oh, oooh!  Can I finish it?” my daughter begs as she holds up a plastic jar of “trail mix”.  This isn’t just some ole trail mix you’d buy from the store.  This is a home-made, one-of-a kind jar filled with sweet, salty goodness made by a […]

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In the “Waiting Room”

One Christmas, a wise cousin of mine shared something with my oldest daughter.  Katie was going to be turning the magical age of 8 in a few short months- the long awaited age we told her she could possibly get her first American Girl doll.  On that Christmas Day, she confessed that she couldn’t bear […]

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I Need More Coffee!!! Thoughts and a song on Isaiah 55

  Is anyone thirsty?  Come and drink—   even if you have no money! Come, take your choice of wine or milk—   it’s all free!   Why spend your money on food that does not give you strength?  Why pay for food that does you no good? Listen to me, and you will eat what is […]

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