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September 30, 2014

This Party’s Over!

In case I haven’t already told you, I have a 4-year-old granddaughter named Sophie.  She is such a joy to me.  When she comes over I […]
September 23, 2014

Step by Step

My husband and I had arrived in Colorado a few days earlier. Eager for exercise, we drove to a campsite near Silverton and set up our […]
September 5, 2014

Powerless ghosts

O Lord, our God, other masters besides You have ruled over us, but we will acknowledge and mention Your name only. They [the former tyrant masters] are […]
August 19, 2014

This Thing That I Do

Isaiah 20:10 (NLT)  “In that day the remnant of Israel, the survivors of Jacob, will no longer depend on allies who seek to destroy them but will faithfully trust the Lord, the Holy […]
August 6, 2014

A Way to Start the Day

Today I went to the home of a dear friend. As I walked up to the house she met me at the door, smiled warmly and […]
July 29, 2014

Take the Plunge – Into Change!

  Change.  It’s a word I often feel I have to pretend to love when in reality I am actually not very fond of it.  Routine, […]
July 10, 2014

This Rough Week

This has been a rough week. Chaos swirled into our lives in several forms and we have been left in its aftermath feeling not sure of […]
July 7, 2014

God is Good!

How easy is it to say God is good when our circumstances look good?  When our house is clean, our children are on the honor roll, […]
June 26, 2014

Emotional Intimacy

Emotional Intimacy – connectedness – a deep soul appreciation for each other – a melding of the mind, heart, and soul, as each partner willingly and […]