Monthly Archives: October 2010

A word on Noah and Riley…

Noah loves Riley and he loves to aggravate Riley. Yesterday after we got home they were running around playing with the puppy. They love to walk him on his leash and Riley frequently shares his snacks with him and mocks … Continue reading

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For Heather…23 years together

For many years I’ve written birthday letters to my daughter. Not a single year since her birth have I failed to remember how profoundly my world changed the very moment I took her in my arms and felt the bond … Continue reading

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Thought unveiled in quiet moments…

I’ve spent quite a while in the rocking chair this afternoon rocking a sweet baby, singing old hymns, and thinking on things. Amazing how many clear thoughts I can have when I tune the rest of the world out and … Continue reading

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Can’t stop thinking about the value of life and the gift of the day…

I guess this time of year marks for many of us anniversaries of the loss of loved ones. So often I am reminded of the close of life that has come for friends and family this time of year, the … Continue reading

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What is on your mind?

We can learn a great deal about our hearts by taking note of what is on our minds and in our speech. When we find ourselves overwhelmed with concerns of the world and in constant turmoil in our minds, we … Continue reading

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The Lord Works in Mysterious Ways…

Do you ever consider the seasons of life, especially the most trying of times in retrospect and find that it was in those particular times that The Lord most drew you to Himself; revealed to you what matters most; showered … Continue reading

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Learning and growing…a lifelong process

I realize that the way my mind works sometimes causes me grief but I think in most cases it serves me well because it causes me to grapple until I find a better understanding of myself and my beliefs. I’m … Continue reading

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“His faithfulness stretches to the sky!”

I so love the changing of the seasons and Fall happens to be my favorite one. The crisp cool weather, the vibrant colors, the brisk winds, falling leaves, and brilliant sunny days invigorate me and call me to a life … Continue reading

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Think about it…

Over the last few years I have been called to love by The One who loved us with a perfect love. When facing one of the most difficult circumstances of my life and wandering about in great sorrow with a … Continue reading

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