that is all

Simply trusting every day; Trusting through a stormy way; Even when my faith is small, Trusting Jesus, that is all.  Trusting as the moments fly, Trusting as the days go by, Trusting Him, whate’er befall, Trusting Jesus, that is all. Brightly doth His Spirit shine Into this poor heart of mine; While He leads I […]

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Home

the place where I can wear  my hair  up in a messy bun  the place where doggies blissfully   “happy dance” under the sun  the place where I can look around  and see love in a frame family pictures scattered ’round showing just how far we came  I sort of feel like Dorthy in Oz- “there’s […]

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do stuff with your kids

one day I’ll look back- grateful for the time I spent being with my girls I love haikus. They say a lot with few words. Sometimes lots of words make me tired, lol! Like yesterday- for some reason I was really, really tired. I could chalk it up to the time change and still getting […]

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counting the cost

In search of solitude I walk  and to myself I softly I talk the talking soon becomes a song and then I hum it all day long! I was compelled the other day to stop and walk on the trail.  There was a green glow about the trees, and the birds serenaded me as I […]

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Built for a King

He is working- moving and shaping changing and growing cultivating, crafting He’s transforming You  into something magnificent a beautiful building- something He sees worthy of Living in… “Imagine yourself as a living house. God comes in to rebuild that house. At first, perhaps, you can understand what He is doing. He is getting the drains right […]

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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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Breaking the (food) chain

peel me like an onion heavy on the layers I shed the outer skin as I go to You in prayer crying as I’m sliced up a little more, I’m diced up  I’m ready for the next plan dump me in the pan straight into the fryer  turn the heat up higher cook me till […]

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Minding the Nudge

Steadfast keeping eyes on You You never fail to see us through our circumstance and mundane days when we seek to walk Your ways  So I mind each little nudge  I listen and I do not budge revealing purpose in due time He knows best- Father of mine!  It was a lovely evening.  One daughter […]

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Where two or three are gathered…

Tip tap tip tap little paws go pitter patter slowly moving, speed increasing growing louder is the clatter  finding me, he snuggles up and settles down so sweet As I sit on my piano bench he rests upon my feet  with the steady beat  my feet, they pedal up and down lulling my sweet boy […]

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Twilight Haiku

Air-brushed and vibrant His glory shines at twilight hushing all who sees The whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where evening fades, you call forth songs of joy.  Psalm 65:8 Amazing sunsets always make me thankful.  Thankful for another day.  Thankful for a new beginning tomorrow.  Thankful for all […]

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