The phrase “beauty for ashes” kept going through my mind and so I found it tucked into a verse in Isaiah 61:3. I listened to the scriptures being read from that verse … Continue reading Need a Bridge over Troubled Water?
1 Corinthians 13 The Message (MSG) The Way of Love 13 If I speak with human eloquence and angelic ecstasy but don’t love, I’m nothing but the creaking of a rusty gate. … Continue reading L O V E
I want to encourage you to never give up and to never be the source of discouragement for anyone who is trying to do his or her best. In talking … Continue reading If I can help somebody…
Does it feel like your prayers hit the ceiling and bounce back in your face? I think we have all felt that way at one time or another in our … Continue reading Limited Connectivity
There is a time for all of us when we feel helpless, we need a “hand-up” to get out of the proverbial ditch! When you read the Psalms, you find … Continue reading Do you need to be rescued?
I am publishing this article that I came across in my documents today. It wasn’t titled; it was just saved under the first line “You are talking to a girl…” … Continue reading This has no title, just tears
When we are young we think of things that we “hope” will happen when we get older. In my mother’s generation, young ladies had “hope” chests where things like fancy nightgowns, … Continue reading What is the difference between Hope and Joy?
I daresay we have all had “one brief shining moment”… Alan Jay Lerner wrote of it in the story of Camelot, “Don’t let it be forgot, that once there was … Continue reading On second halves and Camelot
The dishwasher is full of dishes and eating utensils, there is another sink full ready to go in and I have washed two sinks full! The good news is that … Continue reading The Remains of the day 2014
Tis the Season to be jolly! Ho Ho Ho The evening news will kill your joy, won’t it? A 17-year-old girl was run down, and killed by a woman who … Continue reading Did somebody say HO HO HO?
I have sunk to the bottom right now! Just point a hand of prayer in my direction, yes I am watching “An Affair to Remember” starring the gorgeous Cary Grant … Continue reading Sleepless in Affair Land
“It Is Well with My Soul” is a very influential hymn penned by hymnist Horatio Spafford and composed by Philip Bliss. This hymn was written after several traumatic events in … Continue reading When your life is like Hell, you can still say, It Is Well!