take a walk

take a walk with me  see the landscape through my eyes  become like children    clouds illuminate  and direct my attention  to our Creator glittering sunbeams  highlight the snow’s afterglow  and dance in the sky  the sun awakens  ice crunching beneath my feet  the only sound heard  take a walk with me  see the snowscape […]

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want a treat?

Like every other morning, I heard the whimper of a lonely dog at my bedroom door.  One dog sleeps in my younger daughter’s room (Jack thinks it’s actually HIS bedroom!) and the other sleeps in the hallway- on guard, protecting his sleeping family.  But around 5:30am, Remy will put his nose right up to the […]

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keep on going

though the road grows dark and gray  keep traveling the onward way  until the day our  faith will become sight  always keeping Him in mind  never stop to look behind  steadfast, keep on walking  towards the Light I press on to reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize for which God, […]

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The Sound of Grace

Playing piano in front of people has always been a huge fear of mine.  I have horrible stage fright- always have.  My biggest fear is that my hands will freeze up and I will be the laughing stock of the room.  Yes, I have played many, many wrong notes over the years… but, thankfully,  He […]

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As the sun rises

 as the sun rises so does appreciation for all He creates At the moment, I am waving my white flag- surrendering my frustrations to Him.  Sometimes technology is our best friend- and other times it’s my worst enemy!  The latter description is what I am experiencing at the moment.  Instead of continuing to work on […]

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Standing Tall

 Listen, stay alert, stand tall in the faith, be courageous, and be strong- 1 Corinthians 16:13 It’s the little things that make me smile.  Sunflowers are one of those things.  I can’t get enough of them.  A daydreamer at heart- I could stare at them all day if I’d let myself!  I remember seeing them […]

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maybe just one more cup…

Streaming sunlight beckons me to sit and spend some time with Thee one cup, two cups, maybe three there’s always time for more coffee! But I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love.  Psalm 59:16

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The more things change, the more they stay the same

 daughter of mine  walking on the shore you’re no little girl anymore  becoming a lady far too soon and I’m afraid to blink cause I might miss  your little girl hugs and that little girl kiss dare to dream big, daughter of mine walking on the shore you’re not a little girl anymore… This beauty warmed my heart […]

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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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