Late on a rainy Sunday afternoon a few weeks ago my daughter asked me to ride with her to run an errand. I was wearing yoga pants with an old t-shirt of my husband's. My hair clumped in unorganized bunches in a messy bun. I had no makeup and was sporting my muddy yard shoes. Being the "good Mama" … [Read more...] about Special Treatment!
It's really not my fault--It's my beloved Mamma's, God rest her precious soul. When I spoke at her funeral I shared some of the things my Mom left behind in her 4 daughters. There was quite a list. We all loved and adored both her and our Dad. Not PERFECTLY mind you but ultimately. One of the things … [Read more...] about Something about these days is making me BRAVE!
Many of us have the tradition of selecting a word or phrase at the beginning of every new year. My word for 2020 was "HOME". I have to admit that has been kind of unhinging as we have navigated the past few months. A new word that we have all learned this year is "Pandemic". Right?! Have you EVER … [Read more...] about April Showers bring May Stretch Pants?!! Something Is Just Not Right!
As if I hadn't struggled ENOUGH over the past few years as my birthday calendar stirs up music memories like: "I Got You Babe"... "I Heard it Through the Grapevine" and the worst one of all-- "Whiter Shade of Pale".. Oh my-- If you are one of my younger friends--GOOGLE IT! I still … [Read more...] about Help Me Jesus–I’m an “Elder”
The Lord is faithful (can be trusted). He will ESTABLISH YOU (set you on a firm foundation) and Guard you from the evil one. 2 Thessalonians 3:3 The sun is wiggling light in between the tress outside my bedroom window. Chipmunks are trying to distract my quiet time but it's OK. They ARE my … [Read more...] about From My Prayer Chair
My husband and I have walked with 5 precious friends and family this past year who have lost loved ones--It has been stunning to watch these beloveds actually LIVE OUT the very faith they profess. I thought this post from my dear friend Janet Thompson and her new book--Everyday brave was perfect … [Read more...] about Everyday Brave