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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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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You Have Redeemed My Soul

You have redeemed my soul from the pit of emptiness You have redeemed my soul from death You have redeemed my soul from the pit of emptiness You have redeemed my soul from death I was a hungry child in a dried up river I was a burnt out forest and no one could do […]

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Ice walk

a winter wonderland ice-layered trees sing for joy unveiling their frailty, revealing their beauty,    and declaring their devotion to the Son “Momma, I don’t feel like myself today.” We all have days when we feel out of sorts.  A Sunday morning at home always leaves me feeling like something is missing.  Due to the snow and […]

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Songs in the Sky

Songs in the sky-  five lines and four spaces perfect melodies sing the notes of His graces air breathed clouds  bring shades of harmony heavenly tones a brilliant blue-hued symphony-  Praise be to God alone and all for His glory!  Then those who sing as well as those who play the flutes shall say, “All […]

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Fount of Many Blessings

  I count my blessings one by one and think of all the times I fail to see simplicity in this blessed life of mine a simple four leaf clover a reminder of His grace of His fount of many blessings when I continually seek His face   I woke up this morning with a […]

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He is Faithful

He is Faithful He takes our time and endless demands into His infinite goodness and limitless hands turning our impossibilities into His miraculous opportunities to allow His work and Spirit to shine- the glory is all His and none of it mine. He is faithful. I am humbled.  One of my favorite devotional books is Streams […]

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The Cloud Lifts

clouds gently disperse exposing the brilliant sun’s extravagant light I had a cloud hanging over me this week.  I got up one morning and didn’t feel like doing anything.  Tired, and lacking energy, I felt like staying in bed all day.  My husband made up a wonderful word to describe my “funk”-  moopy… a lovely […]

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praying for the desires of your heart

Praying for the desires of your heart just might change you! Praying used to be something that was way out of my comfort zone.  I felt like I was talking to thin air, and many times I questioned if He was really listening to me. I thought there was no way He really cared about […]

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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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