At the Cross

 In the softly falling snow to the wondrous cross we go blanketed in pure snow white Glowing with His heavenly light These crosses sit on top of the hill behind our church. It’s easy to miss them if you don’t know they’re there. They blend perfectly into the background of the trees. I have taken […]

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Surrender the morning

I often take my family for granted. I admit- when I am chatting with an acquaintance, or out with a friend, it is a delight to be with them.  They have my undivided attention and I am interested in what they are saying…I genuinely care about them, their needs, and what is going on in […]

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Seeking Him

a moving tapestry of clouds floating through the sky if I don’t take the time to look they’ll quickly pass me by I was running late on this particular morning.  I stopped into the grocery store to pick up a few things and then quickly dashed to my car. All of a sudden I looked […]

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Seasons Change

Heavy  Like a snow-drenched tree branch- I feel the weight  of my thoughts. Holding on to You  with all my strength   I sing Your praises But if we hope for what we do not see, we wait for it with patience.  Romans 8:25 I am patiently waiting. Though seasons are only temporary, it seems like […]

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We’re still dancing…

branches reaching out dancing in the evening sky holding on to light My husband and I were like those branches the other night, wanting to reach out and hold on to every last moment of the day. We celebrated our 17th wedding anniversary this past Saturday.  While we waited outside a restaurant, we watched the […]

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look where you’re going

losing my focus forgetting to look ahead the tree branch attacks One recent morning I was taking a walk.  I’ve been down this particular street a hundred times. I was walking my dog and trying to get him to hurry up with his important business.  “Come on!!”  I muttered under my breath.  “Go potty!!” I […]

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Calm after the storm

When the Lord hears the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears and delivers them from all their troubles.  Psalm 34:17 I have been in a battle all day.  It may sound a little crazy to anyone who does not deal with some sort of addiction, but I am a “foodie”.  That’s just a cute […]

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