when the building gets in the way

There once was a place where we’d go  to take in a heavenly show  but that marvelous sight  has been blocked by the height  of a building- causing me so much woe ;(  For the last (almost) 16 years, my husband and I would drive into Charlottesville and park in a special spot to watch […]

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Your constant love is better than life itself…Psalm 63

O God, you are my God,     and I long for you. My whole being desires you;     like a dry, worn-out, and waterless land,     my soul is thirsty for you. Let me see you in the sanctuary;     let me see how mighty and glorious you are.  Your constant love is better than life itself,     and so […]

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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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The Peace of Jesus

when strife comes my way all I have to say is “yes” to His perfect peace   Sometimes I can feel the storms brewing between my two girls.  You know the warning signs… their talking gets a little faster, the volume becomes slightly elevated and higher in pitch…a door slams, and then the yelling ensues. […]

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Hungry, I come to You

Running on Dunkin’ at the end of my own strength is where I find Him After my morning cup o’love, I hesitantly got on the treadmill this morning. It’s not my favorite thing to do, but I know it’s good for me-mentally, physically and emotionally. Sometimes I forget that it is good for me spiritually, […]

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