Up from the Pit

Psalm 40:2 He lifted me out of the pit of despair, out of the mud and the mire. He set my feet on solid ground and steadied me as I walked along.—— Just as my mother and grandparents held my hands as I began to toddle a lifetime ago, the Holy Spirit steadies me today Read More

He measured heaven with a span

Hands tell a story

Have you ever considered the story that a person’s hands can tell?  Are they soft and well manicured?  Dry, and rugged? Hands tell a story unique to each person.  They often represent lineage when a daughter’s hands match her mother’s. Hands also show us battles which may not be otherwise visible.  Battles with crippling forms Read More

Colossians 3:12-13

I am called

It has been a somber day for this typically upbeat and sassy lady.  On a normal day my laughter can be heard from the four corners of the earth.  Today my spirit feels quiet.  I know that I’m processing the whirlwind of events that have happened in the past month.  Phone calls, tests, hospitalizations, travel, Read More

Rejoice Greatly…even in the storms

God led me to 1 Peter 1:6-7 tonight. Oh how applicable this scripture is during this season of my life. I’m facing storms…trials in my life, but God tells me that I must rejoice. Not just a little rejoicing either, but GREATLY REJOICE! I find myself feeling tossed and turned in the storms of this Read More