I am Willing…

“Willing” Lord, You’ve given me everything I ought to raise my hands and shout And I know I have nothing- nothing to complain about  Still I find myself unsatisfied filled with jealousy and pride I can’t escape the pain inside  can’t count how many times I’ve cried I wish that I was stronger  that I […]

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Balance

A little to the left a little to the right this way, that way looking for Light a balancing act one foot- then two step by step I’m  following You  On a sweltering summer morning, I took a long walk. With sweaty palms, I held my cell phone as I listened to music. I walked […]

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50 Years

half a century of loving and living  half a century of sacrificial giving half a century  as husband and wife half a century of love in Christ half a century an example so great 50 years-  we celebrate! My husband and I went out of town recently for a very special occasion.  My in-laws celebrated […]

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restless

With every breath I’m falling deeper into the hands of my great Keeper I’m restless till  I rest in You  With every thought  my vision clearer upward bound my heart draws nearer only resting  when I rest in You  I had the pleasure of having a massage recently- cashing in on an awesome birthday gift […]

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childhood dreams

i had to catch  my breath, as i gazed into  your azure eyes- a thousand times i dreamed of you  and all my hopes you would out-do  i remember well-  the very first day i gently rocked  your cries away i held you close  and breathed you in  that was the moment i could never […]

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We’ve all got stories

We’ve all got stories stories that need  telling  but every story worth  telling  needs someone who will stop and listen Have you seen the movie “The Wedding Singer”?  Drew Barrymore’s character is named Julia, which I can identify with- because even though my name is Julie- my grandfather (and several other people) have always called […]

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Your life is like the morning fog…

all that remains left to decay a faint whisper of yesterday once a fairytale they say covered in blankets of fog so gray on a mountaintop tucked far, far away Your life is like the morning fog— it’s here a little while, then it’s gone.  James 4:14 What little girl doesn’t want to be a […]

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