hurry up and wait

hurry up and  wait-  what’s the rush?  lay down a while  and feel the lush  fresh dewy grass  beneath my feet  a  morning’s walk  nearly complete perched under a kelly-green foliage canopy that’s where you’ll  be finding me!  I remain confident of this:     I will see the goodness of the Lord     in the land of […]

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Amazing Grace (House of the Rising Son)

Amazing Grace, How sweet the sound That saved a wretch like me I once was lost, but now am found T’was blind but now I see T’was Grace that taught my heart to fear And Grace, my fears relieved How precious did that grace appear The hour I first believed When we’ve been there, ten […]

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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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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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dream a little dream

  I woke up the other morning with JOY just flowing through my veins!  I mean, I was so excited, I couldn’t contain it!  I had the most amazing dream- it was one of those dreams that was so real, it was being in a movie!  I literally sat up in my bed and cheered- […]

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hurry up…

I am not a patient person. In fact, I am so NOT patient that I won’t order stuff online because I want it NOW!  But God has been speaking to me about being more patient and waiting on Him. We bought our house almost 12 years ago, and along with our new home- we also […]

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Even if…

even if the sky  grows dark and gray even if the night overshadows the day  even if- I will praise you even if those clouds  swell up with rain  even if the sun  never shines again  even if-  I will praise you  Even if doubt  whispers in my ear  even if circumstance  tries to bring […]

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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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No more regrets

it’s the quality not the quantity of time that yields no regrets I can’t get the word “temporary” off my mind today.  It is hard to wrap my mind around the fact that every detail of this day (and every day) is temporary- the snow…the beautiful way it shines like diamonds in the sun…the girl’s […]

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If there were no clouds…

 if there were no clouds we’d never see the beauty revealed when they move From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the LORD is to be praised- Psalm 113:3  For the last few weeks I have felt clouds looming overhead- obstructing my view. But I am learning to […]

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