Monthly Archives: September 2010

11 years ago today…written especially for Ruby!

11 years ago today I was in Cambridge, MA still struggling to settle into a new place and to get a handle on a workload that seemed quite overwhelming as I surveyed the mountain of books and bound stacks of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Patience…only found in the presence of the Lord.

I guess of all things I most lack patience. This thought has been on my heart this morning as I’ve struggled within my heart and mind. Last week I read in scripture in Luke 24 about the two men Jesus … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The joy we call Noah :)

I need to feel some joy today so I’m going to write a little bit about the joy that lives in our home that we all call Noah. I was just out in town having lunch with Erick while Noah … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The ties that bind…

“Blest be the ties that bind our hearts in Christian love; The fellowship of kindred minds is like to that above. Before our Father’s throne, we pour our ardent prayers; Our fears our hopes our aims are one, our comforts … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

“O satisfy us with thy mercy…”

I love the psalms. I can always find wisdom and comfort when I turn to them in need of help and guidance. At a time when the world seems to be in perpetual chaos, I am reminded of the words … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The First Ruby

Some days I come to write and my thoughts are clear as to what I want to say. Others, like today, I have so many things swirling around in my mind I it difficult to share but I’ll do my … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What matters most!

Just read in 3rd John 1:4 “I have no greater joy than this, to hear of my children walking in the truth.” I believe I can bear anything that comes my way, in my own life or the lives of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Love and Loss…Honoring those we have loved and lost by promising never to forget.

I’ve written about my daughter and my first niece and will most certainly write about my second niece, Ruby, my sweet boy, Noah, and my precious grandson, Riley. But first I must not fail to honor in tender love another … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Girl Named Grace…

Since I got up this morning before daylight, I’ve had a precious girl in my thoughts and it has brought many smiles and happy remembrances. Today’s blog will be about her and all the joy she has brought. Once upon … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Why choose chaos when peace is available?

I have had so many thoughts swirling around in my mind this morning. Teaching and the preparation that goes into it gives me great inspiration for deeper thought. While riding home from taking Noah to school I listened to Moody … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment