Category Archives: Faith

Don’t Give Up

Needing some me-time, I traveled to my sanctuary place near the water and pen these words: I go to my Sanctuary Quiet reigns Except for quacking geese Nearby culinary smells of Freshly baked bread American flag flutters over the boat … Continue reading

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The Path

Bricks and sinkholes line the pathway A crossroad comes into view He takes my hand and leads the way “My child, we can do this!”

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Rush

5-Minute Friday the word’s: RUSH. Go … RUSH here. Rush there. RUSH everywhere. Never felt more aware of the term RUSH than during this month of the year. December should conjure up scenes of happiness, joy, peace, but it really … Continue reading

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Unknown

5-Minute Friday UNKNOWN Sometimes it’s the unknown that is our undoing. Not knowing something can be scarier than knowing the truth about something scary. I’d much rather know I have a certain diagnosis than wondering, guessing, and stressing about a … Continue reading

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Sheep are Valuable

Round #3 … the Resume of a Sheep taken from Psalm 23. First, we talked about sheep being vulnerable. Our second session: sheep go astray. This time let’s move to Sheep are Valuable!         Being a curious person, … Continue reading

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Thinking about my Good Shepherd part 2

Hi folks! Looking into the Resume of a Sheep taken from Psalm 23.The first attribute of a sheep we covered last time: Sheep are Vulnerable. I’m back again for round #2.      Sheep go Astray. How often have I … Continue reading

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Thinking about sheep and my Good Shepherd

I just joined a small group from our church. We’re studying Psalm 23. I’ve recited those words to Psalm 23 on numerous occasions. Most of you have probably heard it spoken at funerals, memorial services, or Sunday sermons. Just when you … Continue reading

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Touch

  Touch of a baby’s skin                                                   Touch and pet a cuddly puppy Flower’s soft petals Spring … Continue reading

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Next

I’m remembering a quote from a book suggesting that when you’re stumped and don’t know which way to turn or what to do next: The next right thing by Emily D. Freeman. No need to have a large scale 5-year plan; … Continue reading

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Place

Trying to find my place in this whole big world. I feel I’ve been trying to do this my entire life. Where is my rightful place? From the beginning, I was the oldest of three siblings. My younger sister came … Continue reading

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