Give me words

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.  Joshua 1:9 There’s nothing like looking out over the ocean to make you feel so small and to bring life back into perspective. That He would […]

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Let me take a selfie

 From the rising of the sun unto the going down of the same the LORD’S name is to be praised.   Psalm 113:3 As I pulled out my phone and turned on the camera, one of my daughters says, “Mom, they all look the same…”   “Yeah, they kinda do,” another informs me.   *sigh* […]

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#ScarecrowSwag

I think you may find I’m one of a kind- a scarecrow with swagger   and style I don’t point to be rude So don’t mind my ‘tude- Just keepin’ the mischief away for awhile  I went on a retreat this past weekend and found this awesome scarecrow. I have yet to meet a scarecrow with […]

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You are the One

Well, it feels like yesterday  I heard a knock upon my door you caught me by surprise but I knew what you came for my heart skipped a beat in that moment you swept me off my feet I knew you were the one you were the one So you asked me on a date […]

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You can’t hide under the umbrella forever

 I love being a mom, but some days it breaks my heart.   One of the most difficult aspects of motherhood is re-living my own childhood through my daughters. The older they get, the more I see myself in them. One of them in particular is very sensitive- like me.  She wears her heart on […]

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Sometimes I think He wakes me up

Sometimes I think He wakes me up  at night so I will pray Due to time I failed to give Him  in the light of day it’s true  that when we seek His face in time we’ll surely find  peace that passes understanding true calming of the mind sometimes I think He wakes me up at […]

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We Are the Church

Here’s the church… Here’s the steeple…. Open the door…. And here’s all the people! Remember doing this as a child?  I do…and I remember smiling at my little wiggly fingers as I turned my hands inside out.   I also remember wanting to desperately be part of a church- part of a church where our […]

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Running in the rain

running through the storm His grace, sufficient for me falls like gentle rain It was muggy and growing dark outside. I saw the dreary clouds overhead, but decided to chance it.  It hadn’t rained in a while- so maybe, just maybe, the sky might hold out long enough to take a short walk. I had […]

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Finally Free – a song about Baptism

Dying with You,rising again leaving behind my body of sin born in the Spirit and ready to live accepting Your gift, and I’m ready to give  I declare today to all the earth  that I no longer live but Christ through me and by His grace I have a second birth  because He paid the […]

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