less is more

Less is more. Even when it comes to the words we say. My husband says I’m the queen of the 3 minute sermon.  Having led worship at our church nearly every Sunday for the past 10 years, I’ve pretty much gotten the mini sermonette down to an art. Less is more. When I speak, what […]

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all things are becoming NEW

Seasons come and seasons go  but they always cycle back  you know? An old skill resurrected-  I’ll teach  new lives for my heart to reach!  I am super excited to do something old today… well, I mean NEW! When I got out of college, I began teaching music in public school. I loved my job, […]

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Burning embers

like burning embers   the daylight flickers and fades calming the night sky This is where “church” is for me- anywhere there is an open sky and and a grand view of nature… For many years, church was a place I went to spend time with God and to be filled up.  Church service was the […]

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Fretting

Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to your life?  Luke 12:25 For many years, I thought that worrying was equated with love- and that worrying was a good thing. After all, you don’t worry about something that isn’t important to you- or to someone you love. It’s been a long, arduous process, […]

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He makes all things beautiful in His time

I have many bittersweet memories from my teaching days. Teaching is something I was drawn to- because I wanted to make a difference in people’s lives.  I wanted to inspire others to dream and to find joy in doing what they love to do.  For me- that “thing” has always been music. I had one […]

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I Need More Coffee!!! Thoughts and a song on Isaiah 55

  Is anyone thirsty?  Come and drink—   even if you have no money! Come, take your choice of wine or milk—   it’s all free!   Why spend your money on food that does not give you strength?  Why pay for food that does you no good? Listen to me, and you will eat what is […]

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