I was soooo ready to step off that cruise ship but it didn't bring me joy. My body kept bouncing on the inside. You have heard of sea legs, right?
When chronic pain hits, we might wonder, “How can I have confident hope?” But I soon learned that this hope comes from drawing ever closer to the One Who gives all hope.
“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.”John 15:5 Suddenly Still I’ve never been able to stay STILL. I can’t even watch a 30 minute TV sitcom without getting up and moving around. I have … Continue reading Suddenly Still – Journeying with Chronic Pain
Swedish death cleaning? WHAT is that?! That's what I said to myself when I stumbled upon an article and several YouTube videos about this new way to declutter. It looked fascinating and a bit terrifying. I've moved from a 1400 sq. ft. home to 3820 sq. ft. - I've got some "stuff". Then there are … Continue reading Swedish Death Cleaning
We embarked upon a Gospel cruise with some friends but the joy was short lived.
It's hard to BE STILL, especially when you are hurting or scared or worried. What does it take for you to be still?
15 So be careful how you live. Don’t live like fools, but like those who are wise. 16 Make the most of every opportunity in these evil days. 17 Don’t act thoughtlessly but understand what the Lord wants you to do. 18 Don’t be drunk with wine, because that will ruin your life. Instead, be filled with the Holy Spirit, 19 singing psalms and … Continue reading How to Make the Most of Every Opportunity?
Life seems to be tearing so many of us apart inside. Somehow, we must learn that our God is enough for all our needs. I know in my own life, that God’s graces are the only thing that has brought me through
1920's Young "Mother Hubbard's" Baking Day Booklet As promised two articles ago, I am going to give you some lovely recipes from the 1920's Young "Mother Hubbard's" Baking Day. Marie Cole Fisher seems to be "handing off the baton" to the "new", young "Mother Hubbard" as they busily examine some muffins. I searched high and … Continue reading Young “Mother Hubbards” Baking Day Recipes
oh, what a disappointment to have a hole in the middle of the picture, leaving it incomplete! We framed the picture anyway,